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Tip of Peritoneal Catheter of Ventriculo- Peritoneal Shunt in Scrotum

Seyed Amir Javadi 1 , * and Fereshteh Naderi 2
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1 Neurosurgery Department, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
2 Neurology Department, Alborz University of Medical Sciences, Karaj, Iran
Article information
  • Archives of Neuroscience: July 2017, 4 (3); e58389
  • Published Online: July 30, 2017
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: July 21, 2017
  • Accepted: July 24, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/archneurosci.58389

To Cite: Javadi S A, Naderi F. Tip of Peritoneal Catheter of Ventriculo- Peritoneal Shunt in Scrotum, Arch Neurosci. 2017 ; 4(3):e58389. doi: 10.5812/archneurosci.58389.

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