CSF shunt complications: what the abdominal imager needs to know

Abstract

Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) shunting has been a mainstay in the treatment of hydrocephalus for many decades. With a reported 33,000 shunt placement procedures performed in the US annually, and a lifetime revision rate approaching 50%, abdominal radiologists must be familiar with the typical imaging appearance of an array of shunt complications. Complications… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00261-015-0366-3

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