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I had an ct scan n my scan report says this
Post op changes are seen in the midline occipital region.
A shunt tube is seen in situ with its tip being in the right lateral ventricle body.
No ventricular dilatation seen .
No periventricular ooze seen .
There is no other focal or diffuse area of altered attenuation is seen in cerebral parenchyma.
Basal ganglia,thalami,brainstem and cerebellum appear unremarkable.
There is no evidence of extra axial fluid collection.
Visual paranasal sinuses and mastoid air cells appear unremarkable.


Category: Neurologist, Medical

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Expert:  Dr. Sudhir Kumar replied 4 Days.

Hi,
Thank you for posting your query at DoctorSpring.com.

I have read the detailed MRI brain report sent by you. I would like to reassure you that these are totally normal MRI findings. The operation done for your brain tumor earlier has been successful, and there is no recurrence of the tumor.

Also, the shunt tube placed to drain the extra brain fluid is working pretty well.

I hope it helps. Please get back if you have any follow-up queries.

Best wishes,

Dr. Sudhir Kumar MD (Medicine), DM (Neurology)
Senior Consultant Neurologist


Dr. Sudhir Kumar
Category: Pediatric Neurologist
Experience: 
Senior Residency, Fellowship: DM, Neurology, CMC, Vellore, 2001
Junior Residency: MD, Internal Medicine, CMC, Vellore, 1998
Medical School: MBBS, Christian Medical College, Vellore, 1995
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