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Ventriculo-peritoneal (V-P) shunting is one of the most frequently performed procedures in neurosurgery.
DISCUSSION: Ventriculo-peritoneal shunting is the most frequent method used for CSF diversion.
sup][5] Its effectiveness beyond surgical shunting in bridging to hepatic transplantation, to some extent, was arguable.
Our experience is the first description of shunting in the civilian setting before hospital transfer.
Shunting of CSF into the peritoneal cavity in patients with hydrocephalus was advocated as far back as 1898 by Ferguson et al.
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Major Finding: Patients who have migraine with aura and a heart with a large right-to-left shunt showed significant deficits in verbal learning and memory, compared with patients with no right-to-left shunting.
Abdominal CSF pseudocyst formation is a rare, but well-recognized complication of ventriculoperitoneal shunting.
It is expected that this advancement has--and will--continue to lead to a decrease in complications associated with shunting.
Keep in mind that hypoxemia caused by capillary shunting is not amenable to oxygen therapy.
M was to attempt to determine his responsiveness to ventriculoperitoneal (VP) shunting (Fig 2).