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What is Acoustic Neurinoma?

What is Acoustic Neurinoma?

  • Acoustic Neurinoma: A benign tumor of the 8th cranial nerve which lies in the tube connecting the inner ear to the brain.

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

Acoustic Neurinoma: Introduction

Types of Acoustic Neurinoma:

Broader types of Acoustic Neurinoma:

How serious is Acoustic Neurinoma?

Complications of Acoustic Neurinoma: see complications of Acoustic Neurinoma

What causes Acoustic Neurinoma?

Causes of Acoustic Neurinoma: see causes of Acoustic Neurinoma

What are the symptoms of Acoustic Neurinoma?

Symptoms of Acoustic Neurinoma: see symptoms of Acoustic Neurinoma

Complications of Acoustic Neurinoma: see complications of Acoustic Neurinoma

Can anyone else get Acoustic Neurinoma?

More information: see contagiousness of Acoustic Neurinoma
Inheritance: see inheritance of Acoustic Neurinoma

Acoustic Neurinoma: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Acoustic Neurinoma.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Acoustic Neurinoma.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Acoustic Neurinoma: Otolaryngologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Acoustic Neurinoma.
Treatments for Acoustic Neurinoma: see treatments for Acoustic Neurinoma
Research for Acoustic Neurinoma: see research for Acoustic Neurinoma

Name of Acoustic Neurinoma

Main name of condition: Acoustic Neurinoma

Acoustic Neurinoma: Related Conditions

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Acoustic Neurinoma:


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