2 doctors weighed in:

When im 21 can i get my shunt removed and get a third ventriculostomy Shunt just makes me paranoid and i always think it will break ?

2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Lonnie Smith
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Check with your surg

Check with your surgeon to see if that is appropriate for your situation, don't have a procedure if it is not necessary.

In brief: Check with your surg

Check with your surgeon to see if that is appropriate for your situation, don't have a procedure if it is not necessary.
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Eric Weisman
Board Certified, Neurology
34 years in practice
9M people helped
Continue
111,000 doctors available