Posts Tagged ‘VP Shunt’

VP SHUNT IMPLANT …. … it’s a lifetime thing — and about its Complication

courtesy of Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta Complications Obstruction Infections Shunts & Pregnancy Other Complications Although HC is almost always treated successfully with the surgical procedure of a shunt, shunt malfunction occurs in about 2 – 4% of cases. Shunt malfunction simply means that the shunt is not able to divert enough fluid away from the [...]

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