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Ventriculoperitoneal shunt - series

Normal anatomy

Normal anatomy


The cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) bathes the brain and spinal cord. Most of the CSF is in the ventricles of the brain, which are large cavities within the brain which produce and reabsorb the CSF.

Update Date 10/29/2013

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