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Is it true that hydrocephalus is hereditary?
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Dr. William Singer
Pediatrics - Neurology
2 doctors agree
In brief: No
Hydrochephalus, the obstruction of cerebral spinal fluid can be due to physical obstruction of CSF pathways, blockage of the absorption structures that remove CSF due to hemorrhage in the brain or infection.
Tumors may cause narrowing or obstruction in the course of csf.

In brief: No
Hydrochephalus, the obstruction of cerebral spinal fluid can be due to physical obstruction of CSF pathways, blockage of the absorption structures that remove CSF due to hemorrhage in the brain or infection.
Tumors may cause narrowing or obstruction in the course of csf.
Dr. William Singer
Dr. William Singer
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Dr. Anthony Mosley
Neurology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: No
No.

In brief: No
No.
Dr. Anthony Mosley
Dr. Anthony Mosley
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