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Can a ventriculoperitoneal shunt be used to drain a baby hydrocephalus?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree

In brief: That's one way

The current approach to hydrocephalus is dependent on the kid and the training of the neurosurgeon involved in their care.
There are several ways to shunt the excess with VP shunting to be a traditional one.

In brief: That's one way

The current approach to hydrocephalus is dependent on the kid and the training of the neurosurgeon involved in their care.
There are several ways to shunt the excess with VP shunting to be a traditional one.
Dr. James Ferguson
Dr. James Ferguson
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Dr. Marilynn Frederiksen
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal Fetal Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: VP shunt

Yes, a vp shunt can drain hydrocephalus.

In brief: VP shunt

Yes, a vp shunt can drain hydrocephalus.
Dr. Marilynn Frederiksen
Dr. Marilynn Frederiksen
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