Vestibular Schwannoma (Acoustic Neuroma) and Neurofibromatosis
Publication Year: 2010
Type: Federal resource, Online Publication
A vestibular schwannoma (also known as acoustic neuroma, acoustic neurinoma, or acoustic neurilemoma) is a benign, usually slow-growing tumor that develops from the balance and hearing nerves supplying the inner ear. This brochure discusses this condition, how it is diagnosed and treated, the different kinds of vestibular schwannomas, what is being done about it and where to go for more information.
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