A Modified Shunt System for the Management of Pyogenic Hydrocephalus
作者: Abdul Naveed Khan
刊名: JOURNAL OF PIONEERING MEDICAL SCIENCES, 2017, Vol.7 (1)
来源数据库: Journal of Pioneering Medical Sciences
原始语种摘要: BACKGROUND: To describe the structure and efficacy of a modified cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) shunt system with Bhatti CSF access chamber and ventriculoperitoneal shunt, for the management of hydrocephalus associated with pyogenic ventriculitis. METHODS: This was an observational study performed at the National Medical Center and Ziauddin Medical University, Karachi, Pakistan. Chemically bonded Bhatti CSF access chamber and ventriculoperitoneal shunt was inserted into 443 patients with hydrocephalus and pyogenic ventriculitis to allow injection of antibiotics into the lateral ventricles. RESULTS: In all patients, symptoms and signs of hydrocephalus were relieved immediately after shunt insertion and infection brought under control within two weeks of intraventricular injection of antibiotics...
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关键词翻译
关键词翻译
  • ventriculitis 肌胃炎
  • hydrocephalus 脑积水
  • vancomycin 万古霉素
  • shunt 分路器分流
  • pyogenic 化脓的
  • antibiotics 抗生物质
  • chamber 
  • CSF Central Switching Facility
  • cerebrospinal 脑脊髓的
  • access 入口