A Long Survived Case of Holoprosencephaly Performed Shunting Procedure Masakazu KITAHARA 1 , Takamasa KAYAMA 1 , Namio KODAMA 1 , Akira TAKAKU 2 , Jiro Suzuki 1 1Division of Neurosurgery, Insitute of Brain Diseases, Tohoku lIniversity School of Medicine 2Department of Neurosurgery, Toyama Medical and Pharmaceutical University Keyword: Holoprosencephaly , Hydrocephalus , V-P shunt pp.91-96
Published Date 1982/1/10
DOI https://doi.org/10.11477/mf.1436201458
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A long survived case of holoproseneephaly withhydro-cephalus has been infrequently reported in theliterature.One such case were presented on this report.

This male baby by cesarean section because of hislargehead circumferenced 45 cm. He was admitted to ourclinicdiagnosed as congenital hydrocephalus at the thirdday frombirth. On admission the circumference of his head wasmeasured 49 cm, but other external malformations werenotnoticed. Right transaxillary carotid angiogram showedanterior cerebral artery appeared like azygosanterior cerebralartery.

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