Aqueduct Stenosis

Aqueductal stenosis is the most common cause of congenital obstructive hydrocephalus, but can also be seen in adults as an acquired abnormality. (adapted from radiopaedia)

CT scan (noncontrast), showing markedly enlarged ventricles (image from Radiopaedia)

Congenital aqueductal stenosis occurs in approximately 1:5000 births.

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