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What does NPH stand for?

NPH stands for Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus (Hakim's Disease)


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We also believe that the simplicity of this new approach may substantially increase the number of patients who are treated for a specific form of this disorder known as Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus, thought to affect thousands of elderly patients in the U.
Normal pressure hydrocephalus is a type of hydrocephalus, which usually develops in people aged over 60, because the drainage of the CSF gradually becomes blocked.
The article on normal pressure hydrocephalus was misleading and unbalanced ("Excess CSF Can Mimic Parkinson's Disease, Dementia," July 15, 2004, p.