Obstructive Hydrocephalus

Known as: Non-Communicating Hydrocephalus, HYDROCEPHALUS, NONCOMMUNICATING, Noncommunicating hydrocephalus 
An abnormal accumulation of cerebrospinal fluid within the ventricles of the brain that occurs as a consequence of an obstruction at any location… (More)
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1937-2018
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2009
2009
Aquaporin-4 (Aqp4) is a water transport protein expressed in glia and ependymocytes in brain. We report here the unexpected… (More)
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2007
2007
BACKGROUND Intracranial haemorrhage accounts for 30-60 % of all stroke admissions into a hospital, with hypertension being the… (More)
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2006
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2006
Hydrocephalus is caused by an imbalance in cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) production and absorption, resulting in excess ventricular… (More)
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2004
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2004
OBJECT The purpose of this paper is to elucidate the safety and efficacy of, and indications and outcome prognosis for endoscopic… (More)
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2002
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2002
OBJECT The purpose of this prospective investigation was to determine the rate of complications associated with endoscopic third… (More)
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2000
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2000
OBJECTIVE This is a retrospective study to identify risk factors for failure in the treatment of obstructive hydrocephalus with… (More)
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1999
1999
Endoscopic surgery is popular in the neurosurgical field. The purpose of this study was to determine the role of endoscopy in… (More)
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1998
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1998
OBJECT The purpose of this study was to determine the efficacy of endoscopic treatment in patients with intraventricular tumors… (More)
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1996
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1996
Endoscopic third ventriculostomy (ETV) was performed between July 1978 and July 1995 on 69 patients with hydrocephalus and… (More)
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1990
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1990
Long-term extracranial shunting for hydrocephalus has numerous drawbacks related to shunt malfunction and infection. In some… (More)
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