Progressive Unilateral Hydrocephalus in Adults

  • N. K. Venkataramana
  • V. R. Sastry Kolluri
  • K. S. Narayana Swamy
  • B. Y. T. Arya
  • B. S. Das
  • G. N. Narayana Reddy

Abstract

Unilateral hydrocephalus in adults, presenting with raised intracranial pressure is rare and we report 2 such cases. Both had atresia of foramen of Monro and was confirmed at surgery in one case.

Key words

Foramen of Monro Unilateral hydrocephalus Ventriculoperitoneal shunt 

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • N. K. Venkataramana
    • 1
  • V. R. Sastry Kolluri
    • 1
  • K. S. Narayana Swamy
    • 1
  • B. Y. T. Arya
    • 1
  • B. S. Das
    • 1
  • G. N. Narayana Reddy
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of NeurosurgeryNational Institute of Mental Health and NeurosciencesBangaloreIndia

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