Acoustic neuroma

What is Acoustic neuroma?

It is a benign neoplasm, most commonly arising from the vestibular nerve in brain stem.

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hi, doc i'm having multiple cubcutaneous nodules whichre painful on palpating, my brother too has the same complaint one of the doctor said it is...

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Neurofibromas are mostly innocent(benign tumours). Very rarely these may undergo malignancy.These may be left as such.If any one of these is...

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I had a sinus infection and my ears felt full. About two weeks ago, I had a terrible sound like roaring in my left ear and become sick on my...

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Hi,

Thank you for your query.

1. This seems most likely due to the nasal and sinus infection or a bout of Meniere's Disease rather than an Acoustic Neuroma...

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possible acoustic neuroma on mri

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Hi,

Thanks for the query.

I have noted your details and reviewed the pictures sent to me.

It looks like that your headache & vertigo may be...

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I have tinnitus in my right ear, so I use my left ear to speak on the phone. I have noticed that when using my cell phone my left ear lobe burns...

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Hello I am 65 yr old medical history of osteo arthritis brain tumor removal non cancerous acoustic neuroma which left me deaf in my right ear;...

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I really don't know how to ask this, but back in 2008 I had cervical spin surgery and now today have this HIGH pitch ringing in my head and a slit...

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Any ideas ? -Male 33 years old. 2 year history of assumed vestibular migraines ( dizziness and headaches and migraine like symptoms ) (rotary chair...

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hi, doc i'm having multiple cubcutaneous nodules whichre painful on palpating, my brother too has the same complaint one of the doctor said it is...

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Hi,I had an acoustic neuroma surgically removed in Sept. of 2008. The surgery was very successful, but follow-up MRIs each year since then have...

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