A ventriculoperitonealshunt is used to take excess fluid... hydrocephalus (NPH). Regardless of the reason for the hydrocephalus, a ventriculoperitonealshunt allows...
Ventriculo-epiplooic shunt for Hydrocephalusby
drainages are mainly represented by ventriculoperitonealshunt, ventriculoatrial shunt and lumboperitoneal... is ventriculoperitonealshunt, used in more than 90% of patients. The first ventriculoperitonealshunt was done by Kausch...
What is a programmable shunt?by
and other conditions of impaired CSF flow
and absorption. Programmable shunt valves allow
surgeons to noninvasively... of a shunt that programmed with a magnet? My first response was... HUH?? Then I read some of the comments...
Health Tips for April 26by
Health Tip: Health Conditions May Cause Paleness
Though fair skin may simply be a sign that you protect your skin from the sun, paleness may indicate a health problem that needs to be addressed...
Health Tips for May 18by
these suggestions to help prepare your pet for the smooth arrival of your new baby:
* Address issues..., then often disappears after the baby is born.
Women who develop the condition should be carefully monitored...
Health Tips for April 24by
of tests to make sure there aren't any health problems that need to be addressed before you give birth... tube, abdomen, ovary or cervix -- it's called an ectopic pregnancy.
This is a serious condition...