What is Hydrocephalus - Causes and how to manage?

by Dr. Dhananjaya I Bhat

Hydrocephalus is a neurological disorder caused by an abnormal buildup of cerebrospinal fluid in the ventricles (cavities) deep within the brain. This excess fluid causes the ventricles to widen, putting harmful pressure on the brain's tissues.

Our expert Dr Dhananjaya Bhat (Consultant - Neurosurgery) shares some informative insights about this condition. Watch the video to know more! Dr Dhananjaya I Bhat is a consultant neurosurgeon at Aster RV, JP Nagar, Bangalore. Over two decades as a neurosurgeon, he has had the opportunity to operate on over 6000 cases of brain, spine and peripheral nerve pathologies.

He also answers some questions like :

  • What is Hydrocephalus?
  • What are the causes?
  • How Hydrocephalus can be managed?

To know more watch the full video 

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