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...

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Published in:Journal of neurosciences in rural practice, Vol. 10, No. 2 (2019), p. 342-345
Main Author: Ghritlaharey, Rajendra Kumar
Format: electronic Article
Language:English
ISSN:0976-3147
Item Description:Date Revised 15.07.2019
published: Print
Citation Status PubMed-not-MEDLINE
Copyright: From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine
Physical Description:Online-Ressource
DOI:10.4103/jnrp.jnrp_329_18
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