Endoscopic third ventriculostomy in patients with slit ventricle syndrome or altered anatomy of the third ventricle

Nikolai J. Hopf & Markus Bittl
Objective: Endoscopic third ventriculostomy (ETV) has become a widely accepted treatment option for obstructive hydrocephalus. In case of narrow ventricles or distorted anatomy ETV is hardly used. We present a series of ETV in patients with slit ventricles or altered third ventricle. Methods: ETV[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]