SESSION TITLE: Fellow Case Report Poster - Pulmonary Manifestations of Lung Disease
SESSION TYPE: Affiliate Case Report Poster
PRESENTED ON: Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
INTRODUCTION: Ventriculoperitoneal (VP) shunt is a safe neurosurgical procedure for managing symptomatic hydrocephalus. Rare complication is cerebrospinal (CSF) pleural effusion. We present an unusual case of spontaneous symptomatic CSF pleural effusion in a middle-aged female, due to VP shunt migration into thoracic cavity.