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Successful treatment of negative pressure hydrocephalus using timely titrated external ventricular drainage: a case series.

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OBJECTIVE: Negative-pressure hydrocephalus (NegPH) is a rare clinical entity characterised by enlarged ventricles and symptoms consistent with increased intracranial pressure (ICP) in the setting of negative ICP. Little has been published regarding appropriate treatment and outcomes of negative-pressure hydrocephalus patients, and no data have been published demonstrating successful therapy producing acceptable long-term outcomes. Here we present 8 cases successfully treated by titrated exter...

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Journal:
Clinical neurology and neurosurgery
Volume:
116
Pages:
67-71
Publication date:
2014-01-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1872-6968
ISSN:
0303-8467
URN:
uuid:ed58878e-59ed-4666-9ddd-7cb6fed49a0b
Source identifiers:
439828
Local pid:
pubs:439828

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