Tag: Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus

Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus – an Aging Condition

NPH is a neuropathy caused by abnormal accumulation of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) that normally surrounds the brain . The symptoms are usually described as a classic triad of gait disturbance, dementia or mental decline and urinary incontinence . To diagnose NPH, a high volume lumbar puncture (HVLP) procedure to remove excess fluid is usually given […]

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