PASCAL MARSEAUD, ISM / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY PASCAL MARSEAUD, ISM / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Ventricular shunt. Computer artwork showing a ventricular shunt being used on a patient with hydrocephalus. Hydrocephalus, or water on the brain, is a medical condition in which there is an abnormal accumulation of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) in the ventricles (cavities) of the brain. A ventricular shunt is a neurosurgical implant that allows the drainage of excess CSF from the affected ventricle.
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