Early outcome of combined endoscopic third ventriculostomy and choroid plexus cauterization in childhood hydrocephalus.

@article{Bankole2015EarlyOO,
  title={Early outcome of combined endoscopic third ventriculostomy and choroid plexus cauterization in childhood hydrocephalus.},
  author={Olufemi Babatola Bankole and Omotayo A. Ojo and Mathias Ogbonna Nnanna Nnadi and Okezie Obasi Kanu and John Olutola Olatosi},
  journal={Journal of neurosurgery. Pediatrics},
  year={2015},
  volume={15 5},
  pages={524-8}
}
OBJECT Although shunts have been the mainstay in treating hydrocephalus over the past 5 decades, the use of endoscopic techniques in addressing this disorder in children offers both the neurosurgeon and the patient a unique opportunity to avoid shunting and its attendant complications. The combination of endoscopic third ventriculostomy (ETV) with choroid… CONTINUE READING