Management of hydrocephalus in ilio-omphalopagus conjoined twins

John R. Mawk, Barbara J. Hurlbert

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One member of ilio-omphalopagus conjoined twins developed symptomatic hydrocephalus. Uneventful ventriculoperitoneal shunting improved the baby's condition. Technical aspects of the neurosurgical and anesthetic management in this case are discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)367-369
Number of pages3
JournalChild's Nervous System
Issue number6
StatePublished - Dec 1988


  • Conjoined twins
  • Hydrocephalus

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Clinical Neurology


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