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The changing face of paediatric hydrocephalus: a decade's experience.

Abstract:

All 253 children receiving neurosurgical intervention for hydrocephalus (HCP) at a single British Neurosurgical Unit over a decade were investigated by retrospective case note review. Referral rates and mean age at presentation remained stable throughout, as did proportions of children presenting due to myelomeningocoele or meningitis. Comparing the first and second halves of the decade, the predominant aetiologies (intraventricular haemorrhage [IVH] at <1 year and brain tumour at 1-16 yea...

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10.1016/j.jocn.2006.11.004

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Surgical Sciences
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Paediatrics
Richards, PG More by this author
Journal:
Journal of clinical neuroscience : official journal of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia
Volume:
14
Issue:
11
Pages:
1049-1054
Publication date:
2007-11-05
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EISSN:
1532-2653
ISSN:
0967-5868
URN:
uuid:e9b0eed7-2086-4049-b6ba-9c9da6d59527
Source identifiers:
140278
Local pid:
pubs:140278

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