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Dr. Arun Prasad
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Dr. Arun Prasad

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Exp 35 years

Treatment and cure for acoustic schwannoma

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Dr. Prasad MD

Hi thanks for asking . I went for an MRI onto nerve sheath tumour and line you said its benign and it's called a shcwonoma and I have to have it out otherwise it will get bigger and start compressing my nerves View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prasad ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Monish De MD

that this radiation treatment is also going to take out some of the vagas nerve? I don't have time for a proper second ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Monish De ( Oncologist)
Dr.    Prof. Kunal Saha MD

22y/o. has had three schwannomas on left foot, I have nerve pain and constantly feel like someone stabbed my foot. I now have two growths on my rib cage that have the same pain. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prof. Kunal Saha ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Munish Sood MD

Sir, My brother in law 49yrs is recently exposed to the symptom of left CP angle Schwannoma ... CRANIOTOMY FOR EXCISION OF CEREBELLOPONTINE ANGLE SCHWANNOMAS has been advised by NeuroSurgeon., after2 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Munish Sood ( Ayurveda Specialist)
Dr.  Ajay Panwar MD

history of Right Vestibular schwannoma- Gamma Knife Radiosurgery done 2013, Right SNHL present at that time Please suggest on prognosis , possible complications and suggestive treatment and investigations ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ajay Panwar ( Neurologist)

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Dr. Purushottam Neurgaonkar MD

hi i have an acoustic schwannoma, after my first surgery in 2009 it wasn t completely removed because it bent the brainstem and was resting on the facial nerve. I also had hydrocephalus and a vp shunt ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Purushottam Neurgaonkar ( OBGYN)
Dr.  Indu Kumar MD

effect and changes of hydrocephalus as describe above, suggests possibility of acoustic schwannoma. pl. tell me the line of treatment........ medicine or surgery......... ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Indu Kumar ( Radiologist)
Dr. Rishi MD

hi i have a large mass in the posterior pelvis area that has been diagnosed as a schwannoma. through imaging it 95 percent not cancerous.it is on the s1 and s2 nerve. right now i cannot get a biopsy ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rishi ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Geldon Fejzo MD

Recent MRI to rule out vestibular schwannoma (resulting in unilateral hearing / balance loss) reported cerebral white matter T2 signal changes compatible with chronic microvascular ischemic disease ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Geldon Fejzo ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ahmed Samir Hosny MD

Is the only cure for Vagal Schwannoma, fully taking out the Vagus Nerve? I m considering Proton therapy, but does that offer a cure with any hope and what s the cure rate with radiation? My... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ahmed Samir Hosny ( Vascular Surgeon)