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How to treat Tinnitus caused after undergoing Gamma knife for tumor removal?

I HAD RT RETROMASTOID CRANIOTOMY WITH EXCISION OF CP ANGLE TUMOR ON MARCH AND GAMMA KNIFE ON FUNE AS THEY COULD NOT RMOVE IT COMPLETLY. I HAV HEARING LOOSE FROM SURGERY BUT AFTER THE GAMMA I DEVELOP TINNITUS AND THE SOUND HAS INCRASD BY THE TIME. ANY CURE FOR THAT?
Fri, 1 Dec 2017
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Dear cp angle tumor may cause compression of vestibulo cochlear nerves may cause tinnitus, it is depend on volume of tumors status if nerve type of the tumor which your not mentioned your history. Tab. Cognimax twice a day for 2weeks may help you. Still symptoms persisten you need to consult your doctor he will examine and treat you accordingly. I think I answered to your question if you have more questions please feel free to ask.

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