|Title: ||Case Report - Round Worm Migration Along Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt Tract: A Rare Complication|
|Authors: ||Agarwal, P.|
Malapure, S. M.
Oak, S. N.
|Keywords: ||Ventriculoperitoneal shunt, Complication, Ascariasis|
|Issue Date: ||31-Dec-2000|
|Publisher: ||Medknow Publications and Staff Society of Seth GS Medical College and KEM Hospital, Mumbai, India|
|Citation: ||Journal of Postgraduate Medicine (ISSN: 0972-2823) Vol 46 Num 1|
|Abstract: ||Though a ventriculoperitoneal shunt has been associated with myriads of
unusual complications, so has been that with roundworms. A case of a
three-year-old boy is presented who had an unusual complication of
roundworm migration along the shunt tract that presented as shunt tract
|Other Identifiers: ||http://www.bioline.org.br/abstract?id=jp00012|
|Rights: ||Copyright 2000 Journal of Postgraduate Medicine. Online full text also
|Appears in Collections:||Bioline International Legacy Collection|