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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.
Johnson recognized a pattern in her symptoms and asked Rick if she had ever been screened for a common but little known disorder called normal pressure hydrocephalus (NPH).
An imbalance in this mechanical coupling is presumed to be responsible for pathological cerebral states, such as normal pressure hydrocephalus (NPH) or Alzheimer disease.
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 second edition includes new information about medications, juvenile-onset Parkinson's, normal pressure hydrocephalus, fetal cell transplants and porcine cell transplants, and the nutritional supplement Co- Enzyme Q10.
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus (NPH) is a treatable form of dementia and therefore important.
Normal pressure hydrocephalus (NPH) usually occurs in people with a history of arachnoid insult in which infection or bleeding affects the ability to absorb spinal fluid.
The article on normal pressure hydrocephalus was misleading and unbalanced ("Excess CSF Can Mimic Parkinson's Disease, Dementia," July 15, 2004, p.