Hydrocephalus and vasospasm after subarachnoid hemorrhage from ruptured intracranial aneurysms.

@article{Black1986HydrocephalusAV,
  title={Hydrocephalus and vasospasm after subarachnoid hemorrhage from ruptured intracranial aneurysms.},
  author={Peter McL. Black},
  journal={Neurosurgery},
  year={1986},
  volume={18 1},
  pages={
          12-6
        }
}
The incidence of hydrocephalus and vasospasm and the relationship between them were analyzed retrospectively in 87 patients with subarachnoid hemorrhage from ruptured intracranial aneurysms. Sixty-seven per cent of the patients showed ventricular enlargement on a computed tomographic scan done within 30 days of the hemorrhage; in patients whose first scan was done within 3 days of the hemorrhage, 63% seemed to have ventricular enlargement by a neuroradiologist's interpretation. Shunts were… CONTINUE READING
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