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What is congenital hydrocephalus?

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Dr. James Goodrich
Neurosurgery
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In brief: Hydrocephalus

Congenital hydrocephalus is a situation where an infant is born with increased spinal fluid within the brain which is called hydrocephalus.
Congenital means it was present at birth.

In brief: Hydrocephalus

Congenital hydrocephalus is a situation where an infant is born with increased spinal fluid within the brain which is called hydrocephalus.
Congenital means it was present at birth.
Dr. James Goodrich
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Dr. Anthony Mosley
Neurology
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In brief: Fluid onthe brain

Being born with enlargement of the fluid spaces around the brain.
Intrauterine infections and errors in brain development are common causes. An evaluation by your pediatrician and pediatric neurologist are the only way to get a better answer.

In brief: Fluid onthe brain

Being born with enlargement of the fluid spaces around the brain.
Intrauterine infections and errors in brain development are common causes. An evaluation by your pediatrician and pediatric neurologist are the only way to get a better answer.
Dr. Anthony Mosley
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