Abdominal Complications of Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt in Pediatric Patients: Experiences of a Pediatric Surgery Clinic


Burhan B., Serdar K. B. , Abdurrahman A., Edip A. M. , Ebuzer D.

WORLD NEUROSURGERY, vol.118, 2018 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 118
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.wneu.2018.06.140
  • Journal Name: WORLD NEUROSURGERY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus

Abstract

OBJECTIVE: To relate the experiences of a pediatric surgery clinic in diagnosis and treatment of abdominal complications related to ventriculoperitoneal shunts (VPSs) in pediatric patients who had VPSs implanted to treat hydrocephalus.