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CASE REPORT
Year : 2015  |  Volume : 14  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 212-215

Nuclear Medicine to Evaluate Complications of Cerebral Shunts: Two Cases and Review of Literature


1 Department of Radiology, University of South Alabama, Mobile, Alabama, USA
2 Department of Nephrology, University of South Alabama, Mobile, Alabama, USA

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Beth Vettiyil
Department of Radiology, University of South Alabama Medical Center, 2451 Fillingim Street, Mobile, Alabama 36617
USA
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DOI: 10.4103/1450-1147.163263

PMID: 26420995

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We present two cases of cerebral shunts - a ventriculopleural shunt and a ventriculoperitoneal shunt, with their associated complications. We also hope to provide a comprehensive literature review on various imaging modalities, including nuclear medicine studies in evaluating cerebral shunt complications.


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