Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt Disconnection, Shunt Migration, and Silent Bowel Perforation in a 10-Year-Old Boy
A 10-year-old boy was admitted with chest wall infection around the implanted ventriculoperitoneal shunt (VPS) catheter of 5 days. He had received a right-sided, medium pressure, whole-length VPS for hydrocephalus, following tubercular meningitis at the age of 3 years. Seven years, 9 months followin...
|Published in:||Journal of neurosciences in rural practice, Vol. 10, No. 2 (2019), p. 342-345|
|Item Description:||Date Revised 15.07.2019|
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