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Scrotal migration of a ventriculoperitoneal shunt: a case report and review of literature.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  22675718     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Ventriculoperitoneal (VP) shunt insertion may be associated with migration into the abdominal wall, gastrointestinal tract, bladder, vagina, scrotum, and mediastinum. Migration of the VP shunt into the scrotum has been rarely reported. We present a 1 year old boy with cerebrospinal fluid hydrocele due to the migration of a VP shunt catheter into the right side scrotum.
Authors:
Afshin Mohammadi; Abbas Hedayatiasl; Mohammad Ghasemi-Rad
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Medical ultrasonography     Volume:  14     ISSN:  2066-8643     ISO Abbreviation:  Med Ultrason     Publication Date:  2012 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-06-07     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101522985     Medline TA:  Med Ultrason     Country:  Romania    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  158-60     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Radiology, Urmia University of Medical Sciences, Urmia, Iran; Email:mohamadi_afshin@yahoo.com.
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