A new catheter for use in severe shunt infections and pyocephalus. A technical note

John A. Grant*, David G. McLone

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Abstract

A catheter is described for use in severe shunt infection where the white blood cell count in the CSF exceeds 1,000 cells/mm3. The catheter allows for simultaneous irrigation and drainage of the ventricular system.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)275-276
Number of pages2
JournalPediatric Neurosurgery
Volume24
Issue number5
StatePublished - May 1996

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Clinical Neurology

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