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Communicating hydrocephalus: Communicating hydrocephalus is a type of abnormal accumulation of fluid in the brain. See detailed information below for a list of 14 causes of Communicating hydrocephalus, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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The following list of conditions have 'Communicating hydrocephalus' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
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The following list of medical conditions have Communicating hydrocephalus or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
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