Endoscopic third ventriculostomy in tubercular meningitis with hydrocephalus.

@article{Yadav2011EndoscopicTV,
  title={Endoscopic third ventriculostomy in tubercular meningitis with hydrocephalus.},
  author={Yad Ram Yadav and Vijay Singh Parihar and Moneet Agrawal and Pushp Raj Bhatele},
  journal={Neurology India},
  year={2011},
  volume={59 6},
  pages={855-60}
}
BACKGROUND Endoscopic third ventriculostomy (ETV) is increasingly being used as an alternative treatment in tubercular meningitis (TBM) hydrocephalus. This study is aimed to evaluate the role of ETV in TBM hydrocephalus. MATERIALS AND METHODS This is a prospective study of 59 patients with TBM and obstructive hydrocephalus. The diagnosis was confirmed by… CONTINUE READING