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A 18-year-old male asked:

Headaches everyday 4 3 months had mri and ct and shunt series all came back good i think it is the shunt had it 4 13 yrs could it b calcification ?

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Dr. Corey Clay
Allergy and Immunology 10 years experience
Probably not: In general, calcification of a shunt would appear on the shunt series. Make sure your neurosurgeon is aware of the imaging studies and has them for review.

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Last updated Feb 28, 2017

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