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Is there any treatment for schizencephaly?

Treatment of schizencephaly consists of physical therapy and drugs to prevent seizures. In cases that are complicated by hydrocephalus, a surgically implanted tube, called a shunt, is used to divert fluid to another area of the body where it can be absorbed.

This answer is based on source information from the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke.

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