Vestibular schwannoma

Case contributed by Dr Ahmed Abdrabou

Presentation

Right side hearing impairment and tinnitus

Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Gender: Female
MRI

Right cerebellopontine angle lesion that extends to the internal auditory canal. It displays intermediate signal in T1, faintly bright signal in T2 and intense enhancement after contrast administration.

Diagnosis : Vestibular schwannoma (formerly termed acoustic neuroma)

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