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Acoustic schwannoma

Case contributed by Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard


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Patient Data

Age: Adult

CT scan of the petrous bone demonstrates a right sided CPA mass, with trumpeting of the porus acousticus suggestive of an acoustic schwannoma. Left IAC shown for comparison. 

Case Discussion

Diagnosis of acoustic schwannoma was histologically proven following resection. 

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Case information

rID: 2574
Published: 7th May 2008
Last edited: 18th Jun 2020
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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