INTRACRANIAL PRESSURE: Hydrocephalus, Meningitis, Head Injury, Brain Tumors Fall 2009


WHY DOES IT HAPPEN?. Brain tissue blood CSF = skull volume. MONROE-KELLIE HYPOTHESIS. Because of the limited space for expansion within the skullAn in any one of the components a change in the volume of the other. . . COMPENSATION. Shifting of CSF INCREASED absorpt

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INTRACRANIAL PRESSURE: Hydrocephalus, Meningitis, Head Injury, Brain Tumors Fall 2009

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