Endovascular Intervention for Repositioning the Distal Catheter of Ventriculo-Atrial Shunt


Displacement of distal ventriculo-atrial (VA) shunt is not uncommon. However, misplacement of the distal catheter of VA shunt in the internal jugular vein is a possibility, especially when conducted without intraoperative monitoring. We describe a patient in whom a VA shunt was performed due to failure of ventriculo-peritoneal shunt and the distal catheter… (More)
DOI: 10.5469/neuroint.2012.7.2.109


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