10101 Park Rowe Avenue Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70810

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Rehab: (225) 906-2999

Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt for Hydrocephalus



During this surgical procedure, a small drainage tube is implanted to relieve the pressure of hydrocephalus. Hydrocephalus is a condition that develops when excess cerebrospinal fluid builds up within the ventricles of the brain.