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Adult-onset Hydrocephalus – Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatments hydrocephalus labs for adults


No specific blood tests are recommended in the workup for hydrocephalus. Evaluate cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) in posthemorrhagic and postmeningitic hydrocephalus for protein concentration and to exclude residual infection. MRI can differentiate normal pressure hydrocephalus (NPH.

A diagnosis of hydrocephalus is usually based on: . Adults living with hydrocephalus may find valuable information and support from.

In young and middle aged adults symptoms most often include dizziness and vision problems. In older adults with normal pressure hydrocephalus (NPH) the.

At the University of Florida, all Neurological Surgery physicians treat adult patients with hydrocephalus. Neurosurgery Faculty Physicians Pediatric patients are.