What are causes of normal pressure hydrocephalus (NPH) in adults?

Updated: Jun 04, 2018
  • Author: Stephen L Nelson, Jr, MD, PhD, FAACPDM, FAAN, FAAP; Chief Editor: Jasvinder Chawla, MD, MBA  more...
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Answer

Causes of NPH may include the following (Most cases are idiopathic and are probably related to a deficiency of arachnoid granulations.):

  • SAH

  • Head trauma

  • Meningitis


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