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About Your Endoscopic Third Ventriculostomy (ETV) for Pediatric Patients

This information will help you learn about your endoscopic third ventriculostomy (ETV) for pediatric patients. For the rest of this resource, our use of the words “you” and “your” refers to you or your child.

About Your Nonprogrammable VP Shunt for Pediatric Patients

This information will help you learn about your nonprogrammable ventriculoperitoneal (VP) shunt. For the rest of this resource, our use of the words “you” and “your” refers to you or your child.

What to Expect on the Day of Your Surgery at Memorial Sloan Kettering | Video

This video will give you an idea of what to expect when you come to Memorial Sloan Kettering’s main hospital on the day of your surgery.

Instructions for Changing Your Dressing

This information provides instructions for changing your dressing.

About Your Programmable VP Shunt for Pediatric Patients

This information will help you learn about your programmable ventriculoperitoneal (VP) shunt. For the rest of this resource, our use of the words “you” and “your” refers to you or your child.

Closure or Reconstruction Using a Local Flap: A Guide to Care

This information will help you learn about your surgery using a local flap at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK), including what to expect after your surgery.

Guidelines for Showering With Hibiclens While You Are in the Hospital

This information explains how to shower with Hibiclens® while you are in the hospital.

Bowel Preparation for Orthopedic Surgery

This information explains how to do a bowel preparation for your orthopedic surgery.

Epidural Analgesia

This information describes how your epidural catheter will be placed.