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Common causes of intracranial hypertension include: Aneurysm rupture Subarachnoid hemorrhage Brain tumor Encephalitis Head injury Hydrocephalus Hypertensive brain hemorrhage Intraventricular hemorrhage Meningitis Subdural hematoma More items...How to lower intracranial hypertension?
Effective treatments to reduce pressure include draining the fluid through a shunt via a small hole in the skull or through the spinal cord. The medications mannitol and hypertonic saline can also lower pressure. They work by removing fluids from your body.