The pathology of experimental obstructive hydrocephalus


Obstructive hydrocephalus was produced in 14-day old rabbits by injection of kaolin into the cisterna magna. The ependymal lining was studied by scanning electron microscopy. Marked hydrocephalus was present 1 or 2 weeks after the kaolin injection. The ependymal lining adapted remarkably well to the rapid expansion by increasing the surface area of the… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00689407


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@article{Torvik2004ThePO, title={The pathology of experimental obstructive hydrocephalus}, author={Ansgar Torvik and Anna Elisabeth Stenwig and I. Finseth}, journal={Acta Neuropathologica}, year={2004}, volume={54}, pages={143-147} }