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Can a ventriculoperitoneal shunt be used to drain a cyst in the brain?

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In brief: No

Onlynto relieve excess pressure in the ventricles.
Cysts have to be drained surgically.

In brief: No

Onlynto relieve excess pressure in the ventricles.
Cysts have to be drained surgically.
Dr. Scott Welker
Dr. Scott Welker
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