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Importance of calvaria in cerebrospinal fluid dynamics: A case of ventriculomegaly and sinking flap syndrome after decompressive craniectomy


 Department of Neurosurgery, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India

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Ravi Garg,
Department of Neurosurgery, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh - 160 012
India
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Sinking flap syndrome and hydrocephalus are well-known complications of decompressive craniectomy. The underlying pathogenesis and management of these complications are still unclear. We present a case of hydrocephalus and recurrent sinking flap syndrome following decompressive craniectomy. We highlight the pivotal role of calvaria in the management of these complications.


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    -  Aggarwal A
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