Treatments for Dandy-Walker Syndrome


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Treatment list for Dandy-Walker Syndrome: The list of treatments mentioned in various sources for Dandy-Walker Syndrome includes the following list. Always seek professional medical advice about any treatment or change in treatment plans.

  • Ventriculoperitoneal shunt

Treatments of Dandy-Walker Syndrome discussion: Treatment for individuals with Dandy-Walker syndrome generally consists of treating the associated anomalies, if needed. Also, a ventriculoperitoneal shunt may be inserted to control the hydrocephalus. Genetic counselling may also be needed. 1

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1. excerpt from NINDS Dandy-Walker Syndrome Information Page: NINDS

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