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What is a 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

, since the tumor is intimately involved with the vagal nerve branch, what are the chances ... View answer

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

Hi I am a 74 yr old female. I have been diagnosed with a Schwannoma tumor near my heart. I have ... to come out now and 2 want to wait a yr and then do another MRI . I really do not know what to do. I have ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prof. Kunal Saha ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Bruno Mascarenhas MD

Hi, What are the consequences of shwanoma present in arm pit. This causes pain in the whole arm but very occasional especially after having fast food as per the observation. Does it have any relationship ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bruno Mascarenhas ( Neurologist)

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Dr. SUPRAKASH MANDAL MD

I saw ENT surgeon Oct.13.I have schwannoma tumor. Because of severe leftt facial droop, and severe loss of hearing in left ear, he thinks it is malignant.He has ordered another MRI, but said he may have ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. SUPRAKASH MANDAL ( ENT Specialist)
Dr.   Ashakiran S MD

My 85 year old mother has to have a spinal schwanoma (not sure on the spelling) removed. How risky is the surgery and what is the recovery time. She is in excellent health with the kidneys, heart and lungs ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashakiran S ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

hi.. My father has been diagnosed with schwannoma tumor in left vestibule nerve. Neurosurgeon ... an appointment for Gamma knife therapy. What are the procedures? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
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 doctor told ... View answer

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

12 years ago I had a schwannoma removed from the spine at L4-L5 and now have another, which has ... without much effort. Can you tell me how long the surgery would last? What is the recovery time ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivan Romic ( General Surgeon)