5 doctors weighed in:
Should you be able to feel your vp shunt?
5 doctors weighed in

Dr. Larry Armstrong
Neurosurgery
4 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
You should be able to feel the catheter and you should be able to feel the valve under the skin.

In brief: Yes
You should be able to feel the catheter and you should be able to feel the valve under the skin.
Dr. Larry Armstrong
Dr. Larry Armstrong
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Eric Weisman
Board Certified, Neurology
32 years in practice
9M people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors