Forms of water head (Hydrocephalus)

Hydrocephalus occlusus

  • non-communicating hydrocephalus, occlusive hydrocephalus
  • at the same time, a blockage between the brain ventricles prevents them from communicating with each other

Hydrocephalus communicans

  • communicating hydrocephalus
  • there is a disturbance in the absorption of cerebrospinal fluid

Hydrocephalus hypersecretorus

  • Genesis due to overproduction of cerebrospinal fluid

Hydrocephalus internus

  • Expansion of the internal CSF spaces

Hydrdocephalus externus

  • Extension of the external CSF spaces

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