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Table 2 The neurological outcome in relation to the presence of hydrocephalus

From: Hydrocephalus associated with occipital encephalocele: surgical management and clinical outcome

No. Inclusion criteria No. of patients Neurological outcome
Normal Mild or moderate delay Severe developmental delay
1 Children with hydrocephalus 11 0 (0%) 6 (54.5%) 5 (45.5%)
2 Children without hydrocephalus 6 3 (50%) 2 (33.3%) 1 (16.7%)
Total   17 3 (17.6%) 8 (47.1%) 6 (35.3%)