Laparoscopy-assisted ventriculoperitoneal shunt surgery: personal experience and review of the literature

Ventriculoperitoneal shunting is a widely accepted technique for the treatment of hydrocephalus. The standard procedure to insert the peritoneal catheter requires an abdominal incision, muscle dissection, and opening of the peritoneum. A number of complications related to the abdominal surgical phas...

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Published in:Neurosurgical Review, Vol. 34, No. 3 (2011), p. 363-371
Main Author: Raysi Dehcordi, Soheila
Other Involved Persons: De Tommasi, Claudio ; Ricci, Alessandro ; Marzi, Sara ; Ruscitti, Cristina ; Amicucci, Gianfranco ; Galzio, J.
Format: electronic Article
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