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Bryan Stow was alert after shunt surgery by monicad1974 Patient ExpertFacebook , injured in an Opening Day attack in Los Angeles, underwent successful shunt surgery, his family announced... more: Shunt surgery successful for Giants fan Stow Tune to SportsNet Central at 6, 10:30 and midnight...
Bryan Stow shunt surgery by monicad1974 Patient ExpertFacebook ... I am praying his shunt surgery goes well today. I think this will help him in his recovery...
Tips and Precautions For a Surgery by Sanjib S. Patient ExpertComplimentary & Alternative Medicine before they wheel you into surgery. I’ve been through three surgeries in as many years; none of them were for life... scheduled to go into surgery anytime soon, here are a few things to bear in mind: Follow your doctor’s...
An unexpected Avatar of Potts surgery ! by Dr. Sangareddi V. Medical Doctor Many decades ago Potts  shunt  (Central Aortic -PA shunt)was used to increase pulmonary... and  Fontan role for central aorti shunts waned. Now, read this Chronic ,refractory pulmonary...
10 Tips to Help Parents Prepare Children for Surgery by Dr. Aniruddha M. Medical Doctor 10 Tips to Help Parents Prepare Children for Surgery: " Information and assurance key to helping children through surgery. 1. Inform Yourself. Before you can inform your child about what to expect...
Tips for Doing Well in the Surgery Rotation by CCLCM Student .. Medical Student I think a lot of people are pretty intimidated by surgery, especially if you don't see yourself as the surgery type. But honestly, surgery is a lot of fun if you work hard and make an effort to learn...
Seven Plastic Surgery Tips to Survive the Recession by Dr. Tony Y. Medical Doctor With the recession as bad as it is (I'm hearing that some plastic surgery practices are down 80%!), I thought I'd think up some ways my readers can still have their plastic surgery... but on a budget...
Tips Before Having Dental Surgery by Dr. Syed L. Doctor of Dentistry before having dental surgery to avoid complications. It’s also important to talk to your dentist or oral surgeon about aftereffects of your dental surgery Read more here:  Tips Before Having Dental Surgery
4 Tips for Eating Healthy After Weight-Loss Surgery by Fit Bottomed Girls Patient Expert . However, we understand that many are undergoing weight-loss surgeries, usually as a recommendation from a doctor... , a website that is all about empowering patients through bariatric surgery news, explanations of cutting-edge...
Tips for CI Surgery Day by Rachel C. Patient Expert You’ve had the pre-operative tests, filed (and/or battled) with your insurance provider, and selected the device.  The big day is finally here… it’s time for CI surgery day.  Here are some tips...

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Treatment ... oscopic third ventriculostomy (ETV) may be performed instead of shunt surgery. During this procedure the surgeon creates a small ... » Read on
Prevention ... e a cochlear implant fitted, or have a CSF shunt fitted (drains fluid around your brain). ... » Read on