Hydrocephalus Program | Conditions We Treat


What is hydrocephalus? Hydrocephalus — also called “water on the brain” — is a term used to describe several different problems that cause cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) to build up in or around the brain...

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ETV/CPC Procedure

Benjamin Warf, MD, Hydrocephalus and Spina Bifida Chair at Boston Children's Hospital and director of Neonatal and Congenital Anomaly Neurosurgery, has pioneered a treatment for hydrocephalus in...

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