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Old 03-09-2024, 09:10 AM #1
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Default VP shunt

I am post 4 weeks from my vp shunt placement. Is it possible for an adjustable shunt to accidentally get totally closed or shut-off? Or will it always be draining as long as the tube is not obstructed?
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