A 51-year-old male asked:
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i had a shunt inserted in 2018 my incision site on my stomach is now has a burning pain sensation. should i see my doctor?

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Dr. Jeffrey Gross
28 years experience Neurosurgery
Shunt infection?: Yes, despite it being in place for a reasonably stable amount of time, it can get infected and cause erosions. IT should be evaluated!
Answered on Oct 17, 2020
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