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Investigations of Factors Influencing the Development of Hydrocephalic Children

  • F. Zaunbauer
  • K. Gloning
  • E. Hift
  • W. Koss
  • M. Sunder-Plassmann
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Neurosurgery book series (NEURO, volume 8)

Abstract

Following the diagnosis of an internal hydrocephalus in a child, parents and doctors alike are primarily concerned about the future development of the little patient. It is for this reason that we have investigated a number of factors that might be of assistance in obtaining the above information.

Keywords

Cerebral Palsy Head Circumference Mental Development Cervical Myelopathy Severe Neurological Impairment 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • F. Zaunbauer
  • K. Gloning
  • E. Hift
  • W. Koss
  • M. Sunder-Plassmann

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