What to You Should Know About Hydrocephalus – September is Hydrocephalus Awareness Month

Commonly referred to as water on the brain, hydrocephalus is a condition where an excess of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) builds up in the brain widening the ventricle spaces, putting potentially harmful pressure on the brain tissue. The ventricular system is made up of four ventricles each connected by narrow passages. In a normal situation, CSF flows through the ventricles, exits into closed spaces that serve [...]