hydrocephalus

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Synonyms for hydrocephalus

an abnormal condition in which cerebrospinal fluid collects in the ventricles of the brain

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On the other hand, only 35 % achieved long-term control without CSF shunts in patients presented with tense fontanels and rapidly progressed hydrocephalus and the authors suggested that the main indication for CPC was mildly progressive communicating hydrocephalus in infants.
Communicating hydrocephalus occurs along with the enlargement of extra-axial subarachnoid spaces.
Communicating hydrocephalus, by contrast, shows dilation of the entire ventricular system.
Scans demonstrated acute communicating hydrocephalus (Fig.
After developing communicating hydrocephalus, she received a ventriculoperitoneal shunt.
Cranial magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) revealed lateral and fourth-ventricular dilatation consistent with communicating hydrocephalus (Figure 2).
In 32 patients with communicating hydrocephalus maximum of 19 patients had meningitis, 9 cases had HIE, 2 patients had infarcts and 1 each of DWS and TORCH.
In literature most of the hydrocephalus associated with TBM is non-communicating type but communicating hydrocephalus has been seen in upto 26.
Communicating hydrocephalus secondary to a cardiac tumour compressing the superior vena cava.
Findings include macrocrania, dilated perivascular spaces, cystic spaces in the white matter, communicating hydrocephalus, and delayed myelination.
Metaplastic change in the leptomeninges leading to communicating hydrocephalus is characteristic of vitamin A deficiency in other species.
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