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Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus (cont.)

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Author:Arif Dalvi, MD, Program Director, Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology, University of Chicago; Co-director of Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Center.

Editors:Nestor Galvez-Jimenez, MD, Program Director of Movement Disorders, Director of Neurology Residency Training Program, Department of Neurology, Division of Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Florida; Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine; Helmi L Lutsep, MD, Associate Director, Oregon Stroke Center; Associate Professor, Department of Neurology, Oregon Health and Science University.

Last Editorial Review: 10/27/2005

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Hydrocephalus can be defined broadly as a disturbance of formation, flow, or absorption of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) that leads to an increase in volume occupied by this fluid in the central nervous system (CNS).

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