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... My story is alittle differnt than yours.My son has a shunt on the right side of his head, It goes right beside his ear and into his stomach to release pressure from fluid on his brain. He has had it for almost 5 yrs. ... (14 replies)
... moval of a Large part of the skull, they never Inserted a Shunt, apparently the Build up of CSF, not only causes Optic nerve DAMAGE, it was was beginning to cone the Brain is the Base of the Neck, the cause was found in the Blasting of Platlets of the Blood , which Increased the CSF. ... (2 replies)
... years ago. Having undergone over 6 MRI's in that span of time, my neurosurgeon kept me on well informed of everything that was going on. He ran memory and vision tests over the years. ... (2 replies)

... hello my name is lisa and i just found out a couple of weeks ago that i had i have inflamation on the brain and spinal fluid on the brain. i go to the drs. on the 8th this friday to get the rest of the test results. ... (0 replies)
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... ign and are nothing but a sac of cerebral spinal fluid. They are not cancer and will not spread. I think you will be fine. Different treatments are available for brain cysts, one being leaving it alone until it becomes symptomatic or a placement of a shunt via neurosurgery to drain the fluid from the cysts. ... (8 replies)
VP SHUNT at 50...
Aug 19, 2012
... Retired US Army Infantry Paratrooper. Boxed for the Army during the first two years of my Army career before being diagnosed with a Post Concussion after being knocked around the ring a few times. ... (0 replies)
Please help me!!
Feb 21, 2007
... I am not sure why your son is having a shunt put in but the people i do know who's kids have them one is because he has a brain disorder fo some kind and epilepsy i know thats not too helpful but he is doing fine andhis shunt is fine too he has periodic doc appts to chck it. ... (2 replies)
Fluid build up
May 22, 2011
... If so, fluid build up can have a big impact, well depending on just how much fluid build up there is. The more there is, the more pressure that is put onto your brain. ... (1 replies)
... My daughter Eugenia looks that have a brain cyst, she is undertaking the second MIR to determine if exist.........., she has severe headaches since she was a teenager, now she is 38yold. I wander how Doc and Buffy are doing..........? ... (6 replies)
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Sep 22, 2012
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Sep 20, 2012
... This will b my first post as well,my daughter Macie' suffered for yrs from a rare condition called Chiari Malformation of he Brain,this condition also involves the cfs fluid causing pressure on the brain. ... (2 replies)
... My eye doctor never saw the pressure. It was found on an MRI, and so if you are really xperiencing these problems, ask for an MRI. Hope it all works out. ... (14 replies)
... hi,oh it does sound as if shes been through the ringer!! ... (4 replies)
... Still dealing with this huge mess. My daughter ended up spending 22 days in the hospital. She came home for 2 days and had to go back because the Depakote they were giving her caused laryngoedema. She spent 2 nights in ICU with an emergency tracheotomy tray at her bedside. ... (3 replies)
... also had a brain cyst which caused him bad headaches for a long time. ... (6 replies)
Dec 28, 2002
... My mother is going to have a procedure done on January 7th which requires a shunt put in her head to help release the fluid around her brain. They are going to drill a hole in her head and then put a tube through all the way down to her intestines. ... (1 replies)
... Hi Flo, Read your post and hope I can shed some light on your question. ... (2 replies)
Jan 28, 2009
... It's been a long time since I've posted anything, and the main reason why is I just haven't been feeling good enough to do it. I've had a rough chiari journey over the last few months. ... (9 replies)
... Ok, I'll try to be as brief as I can. Sis is 44, teaches 4th grade. In May she was diagnosed with diabetes, at the same time was having extreme headaches, swollen face, dizziness. ... (1 replies)

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