Hydrocephalus: The Workhorse Shunt

UCSF's chief of pediatric neurosurgery, Nalin Gupta, MD, PhD, gives a quick lesson in the structure and function of the ventriculoperitoneal shunt, illuminating its many benefits.

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Nalin Gupta, MD, PhD

Nalin Gupta, MD, PhD

Professor, Neurological Surgery UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences

Nalin Gupta is Chief of the Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery at UCSF, and a Professor in the Departments of Neurological Surgery and Pediatrics. His clinical and research interests are directed towards neuro-oncology and congenital anomalies.

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