Neuroendoscopic third ventriculostomy for failed shunts.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Neuroendoscopic third ventriculostomy has increased in frequency for the management of hydrocephalus. The objective of this paper is to study the outcome in patients with hydrocephalus whose shunt subsequently failed and who were treated with neuroendoscopic third ventriculostomy (NTV). METHOD The departmental prospectively acquired database… (More)

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@article{Buxton2003NeuroendoscopicTV, title={Neuroendoscopic third ventriculostomy for failed shunts.}, author={Neil Buxton and Donald C. Macarthur and Iain Robertson and Jonathan Punt}, journal={Surgical neurology}, year={2003}, volume={60 3}, pages={201-3; discussion 203-4} }