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Diagnostik og behandling af normaltrykshydrocefalus

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title = "Diagnostik og behandling af normaltrykshydrocefalus",
abstract = "This review summarises the current knowledge of normal pressure hydrocephalus (NPH), which is considered to be a reversible cause of dementia. Early identification is important to select patients for surgical treatment with ventricular shunting. The symptoms of NPH are gait disturbance, cognitive dysfunction and urinary incontinence. NPH is diagnosed by a combination of the clinical presentation and neuroimaging and preferably supported by cerebrospinal fluid tests. The pathophysiology is not well described and a significant overlap with degenerative and small vessel brain diseases exist, making selection of patients for surgery difficult.",
author = "Gorm Thorlacius-Ussing and Frederiksen, {Kristian Steen} and Holst, {Anders Vedel} and Marianne Juhler and Hasselbalch, {Steen Gregers}",
year = "2020",
month = may,
day = "4",
language = "Dansk",
volume = "182",
pages = "V12190710",
journal = "Ugeskrift for Laeger",
issn = "0041-5782",
publisher = "Almindelige Danske Laegeforening",
number = "22",

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AU - Thorlacius-Ussing, Gorm

AU - Frederiksen, Kristian Steen

AU - Holst, Anders Vedel

AU - Juhler, Marianne

AU - Hasselbalch, Steen Gregers

PY - 2020/5/4

Y1 - 2020/5/4

N2 - This review summarises the current knowledge of normal pressure hydrocephalus (NPH), which is considered to be a reversible cause of dementia. Early identification is important to select patients for surgical treatment with ventricular shunting. The symptoms of NPH are gait disturbance, cognitive dysfunction and urinary incontinence. NPH is diagnosed by a combination of the clinical presentation and neuroimaging and preferably supported by cerebrospinal fluid tests. The pathophysiology is not well described and a significant overlap with degenerative and small vessel brain diseases exist, making selection of patients for surgery difficult.

AB - This review summarises the current knowledge of normal pressure hydrocephalus (NPH), which is considered to be a reversible cause of dementia. Early identification is important to select patients for surgical treatment with ventricular shunting. The symptoms of NPH are gait disturbance, cognitive dysfunction and urinary incontinence. NPH is diagnosed by a combination of the clinical presentation and neuroimaging and preferably supported by cerebrospinal fluid tests. The pathophysiology is not well described and a significant overlap with degenerative and small vessel brain diseases exist, making selection of patients for surgery difficult.

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VL - 182

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