What is another word for shunt?

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[ ʃˈʌnt], [ ʃˈʌnt], [ ʃ_ˈʌ_n_t]

Related words: shunt operation, shunt valve, shunt surgery, shunt type

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    When a shunt is placed in a person's brain, it's often done to relieve pressure from a tumor. A shunt is also used when a person has an aneurysm, a long, narrow hole in the brain. A shunt can also be used to treat hydrocephalus, a medical condition in which the accumulation of fluid on the brain causes pressure.

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