Spontaneous extrusion of a peritoneal tube through the umbilicus: an unusual complication of ventriculo-peritoneal shunt for hydrocephalus

P. C. Das, K. Radhakrishna, P. L.N.G. Rao

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A case of spontaneous extrusion of the abdominal portion of a ventriculo-peritoneal shunt through a normal umbilicus is reported.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)209-210
Number of pages2
JournalPediatric Surgery International
Volume7
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 01-05-1992

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Umbilicus
Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt
Hydrocephalus

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Surgery

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Spontaneous extrusion of a peritoneal tube through the umbilicus : an unusual complication of ventriculo-peritoneal shunt for hydrocephalus. / Das, P. C.; Radhakrishna, K.; Rao, P. L.N.G.

In: Pediatric Surgery International, Vol. 7, No. 3, 01.05.1992, p. 209-210.

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