3 doctors weighed in:

What are the chances of a vp shunt breaking today. Its been in for 13 years. ?

3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Kenneth Liu
Neurosurgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: It's possible.

Shunts can stop working at any time.
Speak to your physician if you are concerned.

In brief: It's possible.

Shunts can stop working at any time.
Speak to your physician if you are concerned.
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Dr. Raymond Baule
Neurosurgery

In brief: Rather low

It depends upon when it was put in and when it was last revised.

In brief: Rather low

It depends upon when it was put in and when it was last revised.
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