Chapter 15. A Possible Mechanism of Hydrocephalus: The Osmotic Regulation of Cerebrospinal Fluid Volume

  1. G. E. W. Wolstenholme O.B.E., M.A., M.B., M.Ch. and
  2. Cecilia M. O'Connor B.Sc.
  1. David Bowsher

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470719077.ch15

Ciba Foundation Symposium - The Cerebrospinal Fluid: Production, Circulation and Absorption

Ciba Foundation Symposium - The Cerebrospinal Fluid: Production, Circulation and Absorption

How to Cite

Bowsher, D. (2008) A Possible Mechanism of Hydrocephalus: The Osmotic Regulation of Cerebrospinal Fluid Volume, in Ciba Foundation Symposium - The Cerebrospinal Fluid: Production, Circulation and Absorption (eds G. E. W. Wolstenholme and C. M. O'Connor), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470719077.ch15

Author Information

  1. Department of Anatomy, The University of Liverpool

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1958

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470722503

Online ISBN: 9780470719077

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Keywords:

  • hydrocephalus;
  • cerebrospinal fluid;
  • absorption;
  • membranes;
  • cisterna magna

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Summary

  • Acknowledgements

  • References

  • Discussion