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Intraparenchymal pericatheter cyst: a rare but important manifestation of cerebrospinal shunt failure

Diogo Marques1, Filipa Castelão1, Ricardo Pimentel Silva1, Ana Cristina Rios1
Pubmed: 38344853
Neurol Neurochir Pol 2024;58(1):136-138.

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