Definition of Shunt, ventriculoatrial

Shunt, ventriculoatrial: A shunt that is used to drain fluid from the cerebral ventricle into the right atrium of the heart.

Last Editorial Review: 3/19/2012

Allergy Pictures Slideshow: 10 Common Allergy Triggers
Search MedTerms:

Back to MedTerms online medical dictionary A-Z List
Pill Identifier Tool

Need help identifying pills and medications?
Use the pill finder tool on RxList.