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What is the treatment for dandy-walker syndrome?

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Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal Fetal Medicine
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In brief: Shunt.

Shunt of the cyst in the posterior brain fossa and or the lateral cerebral ventricles is usualy required.
Antiepileptics for seizure control. 40% mortality in infancy; 35-50% normal intelligence; 25% associated with autosomal recessive genetic syndromes.

In brief: Shunt.

Shunt of the cyst in the posterior brain fossa and or the lateral cerebral ventricles is usualy required.
Antiepileptics for seizure control. 40% mortality in infancy; 35-50% normal intelligence; 25% associated with autosomal recessive genetic syndromes.
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