Acoustic Neurinoma: Introduction
Acoustic Neurinoma: A benign tumor of the 8th cranial nerve which lies in the tube connecting the inner ear to the brain.
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causes, and treatments of Acoustic Neurinoma is available below.
Symptoms of Acoustic Neurinoma
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Treatments for Acoustic Neurinoma
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Acoustic Neurinoma: Deaths
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Acoustic Neurinoma: Complications
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Causes of Acoustic Neurinoma
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Acoustic Neurinoma: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Acoustic Neurinoma
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had been institutionalized and treated for mental illness
because he suffered from sudden inability to speak.
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Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for
a patient to show mental decline to dementia.
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Mild traumatic brain injury often remains undiagnosed: Although the symptoms
of severe brain injury are hard to miss,
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MTBI misdiagnosed as balance problem: When a person has symptoms
such as vertigo or dizziness, a diagnosis of brain injury may go overlooked.
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symptoms...read more »
Brain pressure condition often misdiagnosed as dementia: A condition
that results from an excessive pressure of CSF within the brain is often misdiagnosed.
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Post-concussive brain injury often misdiagnosed: A study found that soldiers who had
suffered a concussive injury in battle often were misdiagnosed on their return.
A variety of symptoms can occur in post...read more »
Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be
correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients.
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Definitions of Acoustic Neurinoma:
Ophanet, a consortium of European partners,
currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000.
They list Acoustic Neurinoma as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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