May 1, 1989

A new, curved catheter for ventriculoperitoneal shunting--technical note

Neurologia Medico-chirurgica
T OhtaT Manno

Abstract

A curved ventricular catheter was designed for ventriculoperitoneal shunt procedures. The tip of the catheter can be inserted into the anterior horn along the curvature of the lateral ventricle. To date, it has been applied in 14 cases, all with satisfactory results.

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Catheterization
Greater Sac of Peritoneum
Heart Ventricle
Lateral Ventricle Structure
Entire Lateral Ventricle
Spinal Cord Anterior Gray Column
Cerebrospinal Fluid Shunts Procedure

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