Is IIH a chronic disease

Is IIh a chronic disease or acute? Is there a permanent cure for that? I was recently diagnosed with IIH the opening pressure is 18.. Should I flow some diet to reduce the pressure or jst medication will help me
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Harisha N L Bangalore | General Physician
Idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH) is a disorder of unknown etiology.The primary problem is chronically elevated intracranial pressure (ICP), and the most important neurologic manifestation is papilledema, which may lead to progressive optic atrophy and blindness.
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