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Hydrocephalus

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  • Condition: Human Immunodeficiency Virus-negative Cryptococcal Meningitis
  • Journal: Medicine
  • Treatment Used: Surgery
  • Number of Patients: 42
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In this study, researchers evaluated the outcomes of undergoing surgery for the treatment of human immunodeficiency virus-negative cryptococcal meningitis.
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  • Condition: Adult Hydrocephalus
  • Journal: Journal of clinical neuroscience : official journal of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia
  • Treatment Used: Elective Intracranial Pressure Monitoring
  • Number of Patients: 152
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This study investigated the use of elective intracranial pressure monitoring to manage and diagnose patients with adult hydrocephalus.
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  • Condition: Patients with Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Undergoing Unilateral Decompressive Craniectomy (DC)
  • Journal: Journal of clinical neuroscience : official journal of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia
  • Treatment Used: Simultaneous Cranioplasty and Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt Placement (VPS)
  • Number of Patients: 49
  • Published —
This study analyzed simultaneous cranioplasty and ventriculoperitoneal shunt (VPS) placement in patients with traumatic brain injury (TBI) undergoing unilateral decompressive craniectomy (DC).
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  • Condition: Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus (NPH) Secondary to Lyme Disease
  • Journal: BMC neurology
  • Treatment Used: Antibiotics
  • Number of Patients: 1
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This case report describes a 67-year-old male diagnosed with normal pressure hydrocephalus (NPH) secondary to Lyme disease treated with antibiotics.
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  • Condition: Cysts of Septum Pellucidum, Cavum Vergae, and Cavum Veli Interpositi
  • Journal: Zhurnal voprosy neirokhirurgii imeni N. N. Burdenko
  • Treatment Used: Surgery
  • Number of Patients: 0
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This review of the literature examined the incidence of cysts of septum pellucidum, cavum vergae and cavum veli interpositi (brain cysts), their clinical manifestations, indications for surgical treatment, and optimal surgical approach.
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  • Condition: Extraskeletal Intradural Non-Metastatic Ewing's Sarcoma
  • Journal: Ideggyogyaszati szemle
  • Treatment Used: EuroEwing 99 Protocol
  • Number of Patients: 1
  • Published —
This case report describes a 4-year-old patient with extraskeletal intradural non-metastatic Ewing's sarcoma.
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  • Condition: Idiopathic Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus (iNPH)
  • Journal: Scientific reports
  • Treatment Used: Exact-Low-Resolution-Electromagnetic-Tomography (eLORETA)
  • Number of Patients: 34
  • Published —
This study investigated the use of eLORETA to predict shunt treatment response in patients with iNPH.
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  • Condition: Staphylococcal Meningitis in Infant
  • Journal: Italian journal of pediatrics
  • Treatment Used: Linezolid
  • Number of Patients: 1
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This case report describes an infant with multiloculated hydrocephalus (fluid on brain) and staphylococcal meningitis (brain inflammation) treated with prolonged linezolid therapy.
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  • Condition: Intraventricular Tumor
  • Journal: No shinkei geka. Neurological surgery
  • Treatment Used: Endoscope-assisted Microsurgery
  • Number of Patients: 1
  • Published —
In this study, researchers evaluated the outcomes of undergoing endoscope-assisted microsurgery for the removal of  intraventricular tumors.
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  • Condition: Infratentorial Choroid Plexus Tumors in Children
  • Journal: Child's nervous system : ChNS : official journal of the International Society for Pediatric Neurosurgery
  • Treatment Used: Surgical removal
  • Number of Patients: 8
  • Published —
The study researched infratentorial choroid plexus tumors in children.
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  • Condition: Intraventricular or Periventricular Tumors
  • Journal: Acta neurologica Belgica
  • Treatment Used: Endoscopic Surgical Biopsy
  • Number of Patients: 20
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This study investigated the use of an endoscopic surgical biopsy to diagnose and manage patients with intraventricular or periventricular tumors.