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How do you take care of a child with a shunt for hydrocephalus?

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Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree

In brief: Normally

As long as the shunt functions well, ther essentially is nothing that needs done other than to treat your child normally, with perhaps some care to avoid situations where there may be head trauma.

In brief: Normally

As long as the shunt functions well, ther essentially is nothing that needs done other than to treat your child normally, with perhaps some care to avoid situations where there may be head trauma.
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Dr. Rick Koch
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: This is best

Answered by the surgeon who placed it.

In brief: This is best

Answered by the surgeon who placed it.
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