Vestibular schwannoma

Case contributed by Dr Ahmed Abdrabou


Right side hearing impairment and tinnitus

Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Gender: Female

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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