Computed tomography (CT) remains one of the most sensitive, widely available modalities to confirm hydrocephalus
and assist with treatment planning (Figs 2 and 3).
Management of hydrocephalus
secondary to intraventricular hemorrhage in the preterm infant with a subcutaneous ventricular catheter reservoir.
Experts say that if a hydrocephalus
patient is left untreated, it inevitably results in the deterioration of the health of the patient by putting excess pressure on the brain, which causes headaches, blurred vision and, eventually leads to permanent brain damage.
Cataltepe said that no more than 10 medical centers in the United States have multidisciplinary hydrocephalus
clinics such as the one at UMass Memorial.
Sensitivity and predictive value of occupational and physical therapy assessments in the functional evaluation of patients with suspected normal pressure hydrocephalus
However, in our patient, there was no migration of the VP shunt tip, which remained in the abdominal cavity, and the CSF pseudocyst formation was probably due to inadequate CSF drainage, as evidenced by abdominal pseudocysts and hydrocephalus
, following a micro-fracture of the VP shunt in the region of the breast, and subsequent slow seepage of CSF.
It was a Eureka moment, because we realized that LPA might help explain hydrocephalus
These proteins show a glue effect in cisterns and cause cisternal blockage and hydrocephalus
is a condition in which there is an abnormal accumulation of cerebrospinal fluid in the ventricles, or cavities, of the brain.
She had a tumour in her head and hydrocephalus
but is one of the kids who rarely gets upset.
Danny will take part in the gruelling race in a wheelchair to raise money and awareness for the Association for Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus
(ASBAH) and the National Association of Disabled Supporters (NADS).
The child suffers from a medical condition called congenital hydrocephalus
-- an accumulation of fluid in the ventricles or cavities of the brain.