An easily replaceable intracranial catheter. Technical note.
- Published Article
Journal of neurosurgery
- Publication Date
Jun 01, 1988
Replacement of a catheter draining an intracranial cyst or a ventricle can be difficult if the fluid space has collapsed. An intracranial catheter which can be safely and accurately exchanged is described. The catheter also offers an advantage during the original placement if the fluid cavity to be drained has a thick wall.
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