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Cerebrospinal Fluid Rhinorrhea Summary

Description: Discharge of cerebrospinal fluid through the nose. Common etiologies include trauma, neoplasms, and prior surgery, although the condition may occur spontaneously. (Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 1997 Apr;116(4):442-9)

Also Known As: Cerebrospinal Fluid Rhinorrhea, Post-Traumatic; Cerebrospinal Fluid Rhinorrhea, Spontaneous; Cerebrospinal Fluid Rhinorrhea, Traumatic; Post-Traumatic Cerebrospinal Fluid Rhinorrhea; Post-Traumatic Rhinorrhea, Cerebrospinal Fluid Show All >>

Networked: 115 relevant articles (8 outcomes, 2 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Cerebrospinal Fluid Rhinorrhea

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Anti-Bacterial Agents (Antibiotics) : 1 outcome in 5 results : IBA
  2. Acetazolamide (Diamox) : 1 outcome in 1 result : FDA 13 Generic
  3. Fluorescein (Funduscein) : 1 study in 7 results : FDA 3 Generic
  4. Bromocriptine (Parlodel) : 7 results : FDA 8 Generic
  5. Metrizamide : 6 results : FDA 1
  6. Fibrin Tissue Adhesive (Fibrin Sealant) : 4 results : IBA
  7. Glucose Oxidase : 4 results : IBA
  8. Glucose (Dextrose) : 4 results : FDA 175 Generic
  9. Growth Hormone (Somatotropin) : 2 results : IBA
  10. Sodium : 2 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Cerebrospinal Fluid Rhinorrhea

  1. Neoplasms (Cancer)
  2. Infection
  3. Fistula
  4. Hemorrhage
  5. Suppuration
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Key Therapies for Cerebrospinal Fluid Rhinorrhea

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  1. Transplants (Transplant) : 3 outcomes in 7 results
  2. Hypophysectomy : 1 outcome 1 study in 3 results
  3. Decompression : 1 outcome 1 study in 2 results
  4. Endoscopes : 1 outcome in 4 results
  5. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 1 outcome in 3 results
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