Shunt Surgery in Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension Aided by Electromagnetic Navigation.

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BACKGROUND Idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH) is characterized by increased cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) pressure and normal or slit ventricles. Lumboperitoneal shunting had been favored by many investigators for CSF diversion in IIH for decades; however, it has been associated with various side effects. Because of the small ventricular size adequate… (More)
DOI: 10.1159/000453277

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