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How Serious Is An Acoustic Neuroma

How Serious Is An Acoustic Neuroma

As it is, acoustic neuroma should not be fatal. This non-cancerous and slow-growing tumor develops in the vestibular nerve from the inner ear to the brain. It usually develops from the Schwann cells that cover the main nerve and grows slowly or sometimes, not at all. However, on the rare occasion that the tumor grows…

Treatment For An Acoustic Neuroma

Treatment For An Acoustic Neuroma

Acoustic neuroma is a non-cancerous tumor that grows slowly in the vestibular nerve that runs from the inner ear to the brain. It is rare for this tumor to grow rapidly because it usually grows slowly or not at all. If it grows large enough, the tumor will press against the brain and interfere with…