that is characterized by the accumulation of cefalorraquídeo
in the spaces of the brain and the skull.
conditions takes place in
and after circulating to the interior of the
ventricles, that are the cavities that exist in the interior of the brain and which they communicate to
other, it is reabsorbido by the sanguineous and replaced torrent for
when it is accumulated or one takes place of more, it increases the pressure inside the intracraneal cavity and compresses the brain, injuring it sometimes of irreversible form.
In most of the cases,
is developed when
ventricle is blocked, which can be generated by an exaggerated growth of weaves,
hemorrhage, inflammation or
traumatismo, inflammation or traumatismo in the head and exceptional cases, it must to the excessive production of cefalorraquídeo
: When one takes place during in
malformations that prevent the circulation of the cefalorraquídeo
is relatively frequent, since it affects approximately to one of
thousands been born, mainly
baby is born with
, she presents / displays the deformed head and of great, abnormal size. Usually it cries constantly and it vomits frequently and often it
espásmicos movements. If the
is developed to the beginning of the fetal formation, presents / displays considerable
Generally, around half of the babies who are born with
, they get to die less, between which they are put under surgery and they survive, than half they do not present / display intelligence
and the rest undergoes diverse degrees of mental or neurological
It is caused by injuries or
in the course of the life. Between most frequent they are the
, intracraneales hemorrhages or
. Other causes can be virales
defects or some
during the childbirth.
If it is developed in the
when the bones of the skull already united and are closed, it produces an increase of the pressure in the skull and the same brain. This type of
can be due to
that affect the brain, among them the
, the encefalitis, or an
tumor. It is possible that the symptoms include an intense
, mental alterations, blurred Vista, vomit, I navigate and deficient coordination.
that appears in greater people and is pronounced by mental alterations, by regulating it is confused with
and other degenerative
sufferings to him.
The cause is not known although some patients have antecedents of injuries in the head and
The content of this note is informative and it does not replace the medical diagnosis, reason why we do not become people in
on its use.