Hydrothorax: Unusual complication of ventriculoperitoneal shunts

Summary A case is presented in which puncture of the pleura and hydrothorax occurred during placement of a ventriculoperitoneal shunt. Treatment of this complication is outlined.

Bibliographic Details
Published in:Acta neurochirurgica : the European journal of neurosurgery, Vol. 39 (1977), p. 167-172
Other Involved Persons: Obrador, S. ; Villarejo, F.
Format: electronic Article
Language:English
ISSN:0942-0940
Item Description:Copyright: Copyright 1977 Springer-Verlag
Physical Description:Online-Ressource
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