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What is an Acoustic Neuroma?

It is defined as a condition in which there is a primary intra cranial tumor of the myelin forming cells. It is benign in the nature and involves the vestibule

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What is the treatment of Acoustic Neuroma?

It can be treated with the multiple methods: 1. Mainly it includes the use of surgery along with the radiotherapy. Nearly, one fourth of the conditions are treated with the help

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What is the diagnosis of Acoustic Neuroma?

A good quality CT helps in the diagnosis of this condition. It detects the nueromas which are larger in size that is they are more than 2 cm in diameter.

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What is the pathogenesis of Acoustic Neuroma?

It occurs sporadically and in few cases it occurs as a part of von recklin hausen neuro fibromatosis. The neuroma may take either of two forms. In the case of

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What are the signs and symptoms of Acoustic neuroma?

It occurs as a loss of hearing or deafness which is ispilateral in nature. The balance is disturbed and there is an alteration in the gait. There occurs nausea and

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