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What are the symptoms of shunt malfunction for patients with hydrocephaly?
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Dr. Alain Ades
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
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In brief: Clogged
Change of cognition and personality, and many others.

In brief: Clogged
Change of cognition and personality, and many others.
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Dr. Alain Ades
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Dr. Steven Ajluni
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
In brief: Neurological change
Shunts that become obstructed lead to a buildup of CSF pressure within the brain resulting in neurological symptoms (somnolence, imbalance, seizures, headache, etc).

In brief: Neurological change
Shunts that become obstructed lead to a buildup of CSF pressure within the brain resulting in neurological symptoms (somnolence, imbalance, seizures, headache, etc).
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Dr. Steven Ajluni
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