Causes of acute loss of consciousness Toxic/metabolic Structural Electrolyte imbalance Vascular Hypo/hypernatraemia Bilateral cortical/subcortical infarcts Endocrine Bilateral carotid artery stenosis Hypoglycaemia Bilateral di-encephalic infarcts Diabetic ketoacidosis Infectious Addison crisis Abscess Toxins Empyema Ethanol Trauma Drug overdose Neoplastic Organ failure Primary Uraemia Secondary Hypoxaemia Increased intracranial pressure Liver failure Herniation from mass effect Epilepsy Acute lateral shift of the brain * Sudden-onset severe headache.
What does IICP stand for?
IICP stands for Increased Intracranial Pressure
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We have 8 other meanings of IICP in our Acronym Attic
- Inter-Institutional Collaborating Network
- International Institute for Clinical Nutrition (Santa Fe, NM)
- Irish Institute of Clinical Neuroscience (Ireland)
- Infopark Internet COngress
- Instituto de Investigacion en Comunicacion Optica (division of Universidad Autónoma de San Luis Potosí, Mexico)
- International Islamic Charitable Organization
- Istiqamah Islamic Centre of Ontario (Canada)
- Indigenous Internet Chamber of Commerce
- Second Corinthians
- Intertribal Indian Club of Tulsa
- Indian Institute of Cerebral Palsy (Calcutta, India)
- Institut International de la Communication de Paris (French: International Institute of Communications of Paris)
- Institute for Information and Communications Policy (Japan)
- Institutional Investing in Commercial Property (conference)
- Inter IKEA Centre Polska (Polish: Inter IKEA Center Poland)
- International Institute of Concern for Public Health
- International Interstitial Cystitis Patient Network
- Islamic Centre for Population Studies and Research (Al-Azhar University; Egypt)
- International Iran Conference on Quantum Information
- Incremental Innovation Cost Reduction
Samples in periodicals archive:
At the tertiary centre, the patient was found to be minimally responsive and to have increased intracranial pressure (25-30 mm Hg; normal 5-15 mm Hg).
Comment: Idiopathic intracranial hypertension (also known as benign intracranial hypertension or pseudotumor cerebri) is characterized by increased intracranial pressure and papilledema.
[FIGURE 2 OMITTED] Endovascular obliteration of intracranial aneurysms may be an option when the lesion is not in eloquent vascular territory and if the patient does not have hematoma causing mass effect or increased intracranial pressure (Chapot et al.
It can cause increased intracranial pressure inside the skull and progressive enlargement of the head, convulsions as well as mental disability.
Subsequently, symptoms of increased intracranial pressure may develop, including seizures, blurred vision, and cranial nerve palsy.