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Background: Several case series and case reports have been published about idiopathic hydrocephalus treatment in dogs and cats using ventriculoperitoneal shunts (VPS). Objectives: To determine the risk and type of complications in dogs and cats after VPS placement. Animals: Sixteen papers were...

Author(s)
Gradner, G.; Kaefinger, R.; Dupré, G.
Publisher
Wiley, Boston, USA
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine, 2019, 33, 2, pp 403-412
Abstract

Collapse of the lateral cerebral ventricles after ventriculo-peritoneal drainage is a fatal complication in dogs with internal hydrocephalus. It occurs due to excessive outflow of cerebrospinal fluid into the peritoneal cavity (overshunting). In most shunt systems, one-way valves with different...

Author(s)
Kolecka, M.; Farke, D.; Failling, K.; Kramer, M.; Schmidt, M. J.
Publisher
Public Library of Sciences (PLoS), San Francisco, USA
Citation
PLoS ONE, 2019, 14, 9, pp e0222725
Abstract

Background: Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) findings of canine brains with enlarged ventricles in asymptomatic dogs were compared to those in dogs with clinically relevant internal hydrocephalus, in order to determine the imaging findings indicative of a relevant increase in intraventricular...

Author(s)
Laubner, S.; Ondreka, N.; Failing, K.; Kramer, M.; Schmidt, M. J.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
BMC Veterinary Research, 2015, 11, 181, pp (1 August 2015)
Abstract

This report presents the pathologic findings associated with disseminated infection due to Cladosporium halotolerans in a dog that was simultaneously infected with canine adenovirus-1 (CAdV-1) and canine parvovirus-2 (CPV-2). A 12-year-old, mixed breed dog, with a clinical history of neurological...

Author(s)
Headley, S. A.; Michelazzo, M. de M. Z.; Elias, B.; Viana, N. E.; Pereira, Y. L.; Pretto-Giordano, L. G.; Silva, J. F. da; Silva, F. E. S. da; Vilas-Boas, L. A.; Flaiban, K. K. M. da C.; Alfieri, A. A.; Gomes, L. A.
Publisher
Springer International Publishing AG, Cham, Switzerland
Citation
Brazilian Journal of Microbiology, 2019, 50, 3, pp 859-870
AbstractFull Text

Hydrocephalus is defined as an excessive accumulation of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) in the cranial cavity and dilation of the ventricular system. It is not a specific disease, but rather a multifactorial disorder with a variety of pathophysiological mechanisms. Is a common congenital or acquired...

Author(s)
Săvescu, M.; Neagu, G.; Tudor, R.; Vlăgioiu, C.; Predoi, G.
Publisher
Facultatea de Medicină Veterinară, Timișoara, Romania
Citation
Lucrari Stiintifice - Universitatea de Stiinte Agricole a Banatului Timisoara, Medicina Veterinara, 2019, 52, 1, pp 82-86
Abstract

According to experimental studies with healthy dogs, omeprazole might decrease the CSF production by about 26%; therefore, book texts have been suggested the usage of omeprazole in medical protocols for hydrocephalus treatment. However, to the best knowledge of the authors, the usage and medical...

Author(s)
Pelegrini, L. F.; Silva, N. F.; Campos, O. P. S.; Nery, C. C.; Silva, F. M.; Lemos, R. S.; Yamauchi, K. C. I.; Amude, A. M.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Patologia Animal, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Pesquisa Veterinária Brasileira, 2019, 39, 10, pp 823-829
AbstractFull Text

Hydrocephalus is a congenital or acquired neurological disorder in dogs, associated with the excessive accumulation of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF). The factors contributing to hydrocephalus development are diverse and not always possible to determine. The aim of this article was to present two cases...

Author(s)
Teodorowski, O.; Teodorowski, P.; Kiona, M.; Loskot, M.; Winiarczyk, S.; Wójcik, A.; Adaszek, Ł.
Publisher
Polskie Towarzystwo Nauk Weterynaryjnych, Lublin, Poland
Citation
Medycyna Weterynaryjna, 2020, 76, 3, pp 155-158
AbstractFull Text

Hydrocephalus is the accumulation of cerebrospinal fluid in the brain coming from diverse origins. Such accumulation generates an increase in intracranial pressure and may cause compression and damage to neurological tissues. These damages are the cause of the onset of clinical signs associated...

Author(s)
Trindade, A. B.; Sá, T. C. de; Pessoa, L. F.; Trindade, A. B.; Fernandes, E. P. A.; Paula, D. S. de
Publisher
Universidade Paranaense, Umuarama, Brazil
Citation
Arquivos de Ciências Veterinárias e Zoologia da UNIPAR, 2019, 22, 2, pp 65-69
Abstract

OBJECTIVE: To evaluate signalment, clinical findings, and outcomes of dogs with congenital hydrocephalus treated medically with orally administered prednisolone or surgically by ventriculoperitoneal shunt placement. DESIGN: Retrospective case series. ANIMALS: 40 client-owned dogs. PROCEDURES:...

Author(s)
Gillespie, S.; Gilbert, Z.; Decker, S. de
Publisher
American Veterinary Medical Association, Schaumburg, USA
Citation
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 2019, 254, 7, pp 835-842
Abstract

Background: Overdrainage and collapse of the hemispheres is a potential severe complication after surgical treatment of internal hydrocephalus using ventriculoperitoneal shunts. Here we describe a case of a spontaneous hemispheric ventricular collapse in an untreated dog with congenital ...

Author(s)
Olszewska, A.; Farke, D.; Schmidt, M. J.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Irish Veterinary Journal, 2020, 73, 5, pp (25 March 2020)

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