Confirmation of Elevated Intracranial Pressure in Arrested Hydrocephalus by Optic Nerve Ultrasonography


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Koksal V., YAVAŞİ Ö., KAYAYURT K. , BİLİR Ö., Ugras E.

JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE CASE REPORTS, vol.5, no.12, pp.268-271, 2014 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 5 Issue: 12
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/jaemcr.2014.628
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE CASE REPORTS
  • Page Numbers: pp.268-271

Abstract

Introduction: Arrested hydrocephalus is a state of chronic hydrocephalus with mild dilatation of the ventricles in which the cerebrospinal fluid pressure has returned to normal, and there is no pressure gradient between the cerebral ventricles and brain parenchyma.