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Novel Method for Controlling Cerebrospinal Fluid Flow and Intracranial Pressure by Use of a Tandem Shunt-Valve System

By Yasuo Aihara

Submitted: April 6th 2011Reviewed: October 21st 2011Published: February 24th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/31979

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