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Bryan Stow was alert after shunt surgery by monicad1974 Patient ExpertFacebook Posted Wed 14 Sep 2011 7:02am http://support4bryanstow.com/News-Updates/articleType/ArticleView/articleId/980/9132011-Update#Comment5947 Sept. 13, 2011 GIANTS PAGE | GIANTS VIDEO CSNBayArea.com staff Giants fan Bryan Stow, injured in an Opening Day attack in Los Angeles, underwent successful shunt surgery, his family announced on their website Tuesday. ... Read on »
Predictive tests for shunting normal pressure hydrocephalus. by Mark Levin Posted Fri 06 Jan 2012 4:11am Idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus (iNPH) is a syndrome characterized by gait disturbance, dementia, and/or urinary incontinence without causative disorders, and ventricular enlargement due to disturbance of the cerebrospinal fluid (SF) circulation. Surgical CSF shunting remains the main treatment modality. Prior to embarking upon surg ... Read on »
This is the story how a PFO caused my stroke by David D. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Mon 29 Sep 2008 11:53pm My Stroke While I have remained mostly silent about this issue over this past year, I now know I must let everyone hear my message so that I can help do something to educate others. Several months ago I had a stroke. It was revealed after months of testing that it was caused by a defect in my heart from birth called a patent foramen ov ... Read on »
This is the story how a PFO caused my stroke by David D. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Sat 13 Sep 2008 3:26am 4 Comments My Stroke While I have remained mostly silent about this issue over this past year, I now know I must let everyone hear my message so that I can help do something to educate others. Several months ago I had a stroke. It was revealed after months of testing that it was caused by a defect in my heart from birth called a patent foramen ov ... Read on »
first things first~our battle for a shunt placement by Ali Patient ExpertFacebook Posted Fri 02 Oct 2009 3:07pm I'd mentioned in a previous post that I had immediately inquired into the possibility of Brayden having a shunt placed. It was blatantly obvious that his head was disproportionately large at birth (hence the planned turned emergency c-section), yet the dr's did not at first agree that it needed to be done. In fact, I was told that it was a sensel ... Read on »
4 Year Shunt Anniversary & Admission to Hospital by Sarah Patient Expert Posted Sat 16 Jan 2010 5:59pm Yesterday was Violet's 4 Year Shunt Anniversary! As mentioned in last years post about her shunt anniversary this is a day we normally celebrate, as it is another year that has passed without the need of a shunt revision. This year though, did not go the way we anticipated it would... Yesterday started as any other morning at first. ... Read on »
3 Year Shunt Anniversary by Sarah Patient Expert Posted Thu 15 Jan 2009 11:47pm 4 Comments Today is Violet's 3 Year Shunt Anniversary! I know when I make these posts celebrating Violet’s Shunt Anniversaries some people may wonder why. To us it's such an important date, as it's a reminder of another year passing since her shunt was placed and another year passing she has not needed her shunt revised. Hydrocephalus is such an ... Read on »
Definite shunt infection. Surger ... by Jarrod and Jenny Posted Tue 01 Sep 2009 5:41pm Definite shunt infection. Surgery to externalize shunt right now. Simple surgery then to our room. Read on »
Shunt Problems by Jarrod and Jenny Posted Tue 26 Jan 2010 2:18pm Sara is being admitted to the hospital. Something is wrong with her shunt. She will have CT scan and Shunt series xray done and then we will go from there. Thanks for praying! Read on »
Shunt Before and After by Lisa .. Posted Wed 24 Mar 2010 5:00am So, I mentioned Elisabeth's shunt yesterday because her hair was all slicked down in the picture and I thought that it was so visible. Well, I guess it wasn't because comments were more like, 'shunt? where's the shunt?' Funny, because the shunt was one of the first things I noticed when I looked at those pictures. It was like greeting an old ... Read on »