Severe non-traumatic transtentorial brain herniation due to untreated communicating hydrocephalus in a young child

Sevgi Sarikaya-Seiwert, Bernd Turowski, Thomas Höhn, Hans-Jakob Steiger & Daniel Hänggi
Objective: Transtentorial herniation is known result from severe head injury, intracerebral hemorrhage, cerebral infarction or brain tumors in adults. Other etiologies have not been described in the English-language literature, and in particular in children. We report a unique case of a spontaneous [for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]