Acute Shunt Malfunction Caused by Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy without Shunt Infection

Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube placement is often performed in patients with a ventriculoperitoneal shunt and it has been accepted as a safe procedure. The authors report a case of a 50-year-old male who developed acute exacerbation of the hydrocephalus immediately after the percutaneous e...

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Published in:Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society, Vol. 56, No. 4 (2014), p. 361-3
Main Author: Choi, Jingyu
Other Involved Persons: Ki, Seung Seog ; Park, Seoungwoo
Format: electronic Article
Item Description:Date Completed 05.11.2014
Date Revised 26.02.2019
published: Print-Electronic
Citation Status PubMed-not-MEDLINE
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