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  • Posted By: Justbarb
  • December 8, 2008
  • 00:44 AM

Fluid in the brain. Had MRI plus spinal tap. Can't find anything to cause this. Now what Surgery that may drain away the fluid?????

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  • Fluid in the brain. Had MRI plus spinal tap. Can't find anything to cause this. Now what Surgery that may drain away the fluid????? I had fluid on my brain. Turned out I had a hind brain hernia called Arnold Chiari malformation. Did they MRI your cervicle area? I had to have surjery. letitb
    letitb 1 Replies
    • December 13, 2008
    • 00:00 PM
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  • A neurosurgeon will place a shunt from your brain into tour abdominal cavity.At least,I think that's what you asked.
    richard wayne2b 1232 Replies
    • December 29, 2008
    • 01:54 PM
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