Shunts have a 30% failure rate during the first year. It looks like we are getting ours out of the way early.
I took Little Miss Minion to the pediatrician yesterday because she was hysterical for most of the day. 1,083 more words
**03 September update: I’ve been asked a couple of times recently about shunt malfunction symptoms so I’ve just posted the answer I gave to a recent letter below as the first question/answer under ‘shunt worries’ (with a few more bits of info!).** 4,057 more words