Alternate Names : Tentorial Herniation
What are the signs and symptoms of the condition?
Symptoms usually start with a loss of alertness that can progress
into complete loss of consciousness.
As the herniation increases, the pupil of the eye on the same side of the
head as the swelling will dilate, which means it gets bigger.
on the opposite side of the body will usually follow. Breathing will become
irregular. The pulse will start to slow down. Finally, both pupils become dilated,
breathing becomes labored, and the pulse rate steadily decreases.