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A 27-year-old female asked:
Severe upper abdo pain, VP shunt revision 10/3. Pain persistent since yesterday. Is this a possible VP shunt issue?
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Female 31 and just had a vp shunt revision she has had it adjusted somewhat recently but starts to stutter every so often could it be malfunction?
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Am still having severe headaches 9 months after my vp shunt revision op. Pain killers dont work & am unable to get on with work etc due to pain. Help?
A 36-year-old female asked:
Face swelling (last q) looks like steroid cheeks- but I'm not on any. Unless Afrin (oxymetazoline) is one? VP Shunt is for Pseudotumor. Revision next week. Lymph drainage massge/anything else help swelling for now?
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What is the probability of VP shunt getting clogged after the first shunt revision surgery in adults?
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Dr. Scott Diede answered
28 years experience Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
More like a drain: A vp shunt is a controlled way to drain cerebral spinal fluid to decrease intracranial pressure. Vp shunts have valves that can be adjusted to control ... Read More
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