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Descriptor in English: Slit Ventricle Syndrome
Descriptor in Spanish: Síndrome del Ventrículo Colapsado
Descriptor in Portuguese: Síndrome do Ventrículo Colabado
Descriptor in French: Collapsus ventriculaire
Entry term(s): Slit Ventricle Syndromes
Syndrome, Slit Ventricle
Syndromes, Slit Ventricle
Tree number(s): C23.550.767.884
C23.888.592.612.441.500
Scope note: An intermittent and self-limiting headache disorder in individuals with CEREBROSPINAL FLUID SHUNTS emplaced for the treatment of HYDROCEPHALUS. The symptoms of headache, vomiting, and cranial neuropathies are associated with intermittent obstruction of the shunt.
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CN congenital
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SU surgery
TH therapy
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
History Note: 2010
DeCS UI: 53521
Descriptor UI: D056124
Date Established: 2010/01/01
Date of Entry: 2009/07/06
Revision Date: 2017/06/20
Slit Ventricle Syndrome - Preferred
Concept UI M0525790
Scope note An intermittent and self-limiting headache disorder in individuals with CEREBROSPINAL FLUID SHUNTS emplaced for the treatment of HYDROCEPHALUS. The symptoms of headache, vomiting, and cranial neuropathies are associated with intermittent obstruction of the shunt.
Preferred term Slit Ventricle Syndrome
Entry term(s) Slit Ventricle Syndromes
Syndrome, Slit Ventricle
Syndromes, Slit Ventricle



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