Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
153 Doctors are Online

Symtoms of Hydrocephalus - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
User rating for this question
Very Good Posted in: Brain and Spine
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2008
Answered : 3475 Questions

Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :  
How can I help you?
User :   can u explain to me what severe hyposaphlus is?
User :   i think i spelled it wrong
User :   the extra fluid in the brain
Doctor :  
You mean Hydrocephalus
User :   yes
Doctor :  
Ok
Doctor :  
I shall give you informatiion on that
User :   like what is the percentage of living and does it cause a mental problems
User :   if in an adult not a child
Doctor :  
Symptoms of hydrocephalus vary with age, disease progression, and individual differences in tolerance to the condition.
User :   what if they are older like around 50 ish
Doctor :   Yes they cannot tolerate as infant do
Doctor :  
Because the skull is fused in adults
User :   then what happens
Doctor :  
and the expanded brain cannot be accomodated
Doctor :  
in them
Doctor :  
I will have to explain you kmore clearly if it were a full chat
User :   oh
Doctor :  
If you have specific questions
Doctor :  
please put or I wish you take a full package
Doctor :  
as low as 9 USD
Doctor :  
per day
Doctor :  
with 3 sessions
User :   i just wanted to know really quickly cause i have to go to the hospital to visit my mom and i dont really have time
Doctor :  
for any length of time
Doctor :  
Ok
User :   and they are doing the surgey today
User :   like now
Doctor :  
Ok

Doctor :  
What is the reason for the hydrocephalu
Doctor :  
I shall finis the discussion fast
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor