A passage between two natural body channels, such as blood vessels, especially one created surgically to divert or permit flow from one pathway or region to another; a bypass.
Ολόκληρη η φράση είναι:
"She has a serious injury to her brain. We've given her medications to reduce the sweelling. If it doesn't work, we'll have to put in a shunt, to drain the fluids."
Το ιατρικό μου λεξικό, που δεν είναι ό,τι καλύτερο, λέει "παρακύκλωμα". Στέκει ή υπάρχει κάτι καλύτερο;