Management of hydrocephalus in ilio-omphalopagus conjoined twins

John R. Mawk, Barbara J. Hurlbert

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Abstract

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
Volume4
Issue number6
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 1988

Keywords

  • Conjoined twins
  • Hydrocephalus

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Clinical Neurology

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