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Ventriculo-epiplooic shunt for Hydrocephalus by monicad1974 Patient ExpertFacebook shunt. Other, very rarely used, extracranial ventricular drainage systems are ventriculopleural shunt... is inserted into this subcu ta ne ous tun nel. Several variants of ventricular shunt placement...
Does the right ventricle really dilate in ventricular septal defect ? by Dr. Sangareddi V. Medical Doctor ) understood .  Whenever we  diagnose  VSD , our brain is tuned  to think  this way : Blood  will be  shunted.... The VSD  shunts  the  blood from  LV to RV outflow*   or even directly into  pulmonary artery...
5 minutes crash course on Ventricular septal rupture ! by Dr. Sangareddi V. Medical Doctor   Color flow showing significant shunting from LV to RV.This shunt depends upon the LV contractile function, LVEDP and ofcourse the RV pressure   If there is severe RV dysfunction or bi ventricular...
Shunt types by monicad1974 Patient ExpertFacebook cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) from the ventricular system into the heart. ventriculo-peritoneal (VP) shunts: a shunt that is placed into a brain ventricle to drain cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) from the ventricular...
Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt by monicad1974 Patient ExpertFacebook Procedure description A ventriculoperitoneal shunt is used to take excess fluid from the ventricles (fluid filled cavities) within the brain, and "shunt" or divert it to the abdomen for absorption...
What is a shunt? by monicad1974 Patient ExpertFacebook What is a Shunt? Shunt systems come in a variety of models but always have two similar... to either the abdominal cavity or right atrium, and a shunt that regulates the pressure or flow of CSF from the ventricles...
Shunt Malfuction by monicad1974 Patient ExpertFacebook Most cases of shunt malfunctions are due to occlusion (blockage) of the proximal ventricular catheter. In these instances, pumping of the shunt will show a valve that is slow to refill, or does not...
Hydrocephalus and Treatment: Shunts and Endoscopic Third Ventriculostomy by monicad1974 Patient ExpertFacebook and abdomen. The shunt tubing is tunnelled just below the skin. The ventricular (top) end of the shunt... is the insertion of a shunt. The shunt works by moving fluid from an area where there is too much CSF to an area...
Confrontations with ventricular septal rupture ! by Dr. Sangareddi V. Medical Doctor in the interventricular  septum .Here , the issue is less disastrous as the  blood is  simply shunted to a different... stabilisation. The issue of thrombolysis and ventricular rupture  was controversial for decades...
Clinical and hemodynamic tips to diagnose VSD and Aortic regurgitation by Dr. Sangareddi V. Medical Doctor of aortic valvular support provided by the inter ventricular   septum. In fact ,   IVS can be termed... diagnostic clues Usually the VSD  is  restrictive  .Left to right shunt is often below  2:1...

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Treatment ... to remove the tumor may be carried out. For all other causes, a shunt operation may be required. A shunt is a thin tube tha ... » Read on
Complications ... eart wall to rupture . Ventricular aneurysm - this is when you develop a bulge in one o ... » Read on