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HYDROCEPHALUS

HYDROCEPHALUS = ENLARGED VENTRICLES.

ANATOMY:

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TEMPORAL HORN AND THIRD VENTRICLE IN EARLY HYDROCPEHALUS:

IT IS EAY TO DETECT GROSS HYDROCEPHALUS, HOWEVER THE EARLY SIGNS IF KNOWN CAN HELP IN IDENTIFYING THE CAUSE OF HYDROCEPHALUS HENCE CHANGING THE MANAGEMENT.   337 more words

RADIOLOGY

SUBARACHNOID HEMORRHAGE

SUBARACHNOID HEMORHHAGE

Subarachnoid bleeds is in the subarachnoid space. Subarachnoid bleed is frequently caused by aneurysmal rupture. Subarachnoid bleed spread is from the base to the frontal, left to the right across the midline. 757 more words

RADIOLOGY

Ventricular catheter entry site and not catheter tip location predicts shunt survival: a secondary analysis of 3 large pediatric hydrocephalus studies.

J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2017 Feb;19(2):157-167. doi: 10.3171/2016.8.PEDS16229. Epub 2016 Nov 4.

Ventricular catheter entry site and not catheter tip location predicts shunt survival: a secondary analysis of 3 large pediatric hydrocephalus studies. 446 more words

Hydrocephalus

Two Years Adjusted

LMM turned two years old (adjusted) yesterday. Her birthday is in May, but since she was due in August, we adjust for her prematurity when assessing her development. 98 more words

Is large volume spinal tap necessary in diagnosing normal pressure hydrocephalus?

Lumbar puncture test in normal pressure hydrocephalus: does the volume of CSF removed affect the response to tap?

Thakur SK, Serulle Y, Miskin NP, Rusinek H, Golomb J, George AE. 309 more words

Hydrocephalus

The Beginning

Hydrocephalus: In short it is a neurological condition that translates to water brain. There are fewer than 200,000 US cases per year. It is very rare.   788 more words

Avail Affordable Treatments for Hydrocephalus in India

Buildup of too much cerebrospinal fluid within the brain is known as hydrocephalus. In normal conditions this fluid is meant to cushion the brain. But when there is too much accumulated cerebrospinal fluid, it can end up putting pressure on the brain. 525 more words