[Operative treatment of the vestibular schwannoma (acoustic neuroma): correlation between the microsurgical approach and cranial nerve lesion].

INTRODUCTION Vestibular schwannoma (VS) is a benign tumour of cerebellopontine angle which total microsurgical resection is considered as a complex surgery. In Bosnia, VS microsurgical resection is performed occasionally and exclusively at the University Neurosurgical Depart. in Sarajevo, but radiosurgery of these tumours is completely absent. METHODS AND… CONTINUE READING