Spina Bifida - hydrocephalus and spina bifidaThis document is available in English as well as in languages other than English. Links to the English and multilingual resources can be accessed further below. To download information click on the selected language. This will take you directly to the resource. The information in brackets gives the format and file size if known. Note that some PDFs can be quite large and may take several minutes to download.
Title: Spina Bifida - hydrocephalus and spina bifida (PDF file) (Links to English resource)
Summary: This translated fact sheet provides detailed information for people living with Spina Bifida and may also have hydrocephalus - "water on the brain". The fact scheet provides information on the effects of hydrocephalus, how it is treated, what problems can occur with shunts and warning signd of a shunt not working or infection.
Organisation: Sydney Children's Hospitals Network
Publishing date: September 2019
Last reviewed: May 2020
Target audience: Parents
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