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Normal pressure hydrocephalus: Causes, symptoms, and treatments  
Abstract:  This handout gives basic information about normal pressure hydrocephalus (NPH) and the steps involved in receiving treatment at UW Medicine. NPH occurs when the flow of fluid in the brain and spinal cord is blocked in some way. Common symptoms are problems with walking, thinking clearly, and bladder control.
Author: Neurology Clinic/Med Spec Center
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2013, January 1, 2013
UWMC Availability:  Neurology Clinic/Med Spec Center
General Topics:  Neurological Disorders; About UWMC
Specific Subject(s):  Symptoms and General Pathology; Hydrocephalus; Diagnostic Tests; Diagnosis
Language(s):  English
Audience:  Caregiver; Patient
Format: Flyer
Reading Level: Unknown
Cost: Unknown
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