A schwannoma of the greater petrosal nerve located within the petrous apex and treated with stereotactic radiotherapy.

Abstract

A 26 year-old female experienced progressive left sided pulsatile tinnitus and conductive hearing loss for two years, which following an extensive clinical workup, was diagnosed as a left greater petrosal nerve schwannoma located within the petrous apex of the temporal bone. Between neurosurgical management and radiation therapy, multiple therapeutic… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.amjoto.2013.02.003

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@article{Parikh2013ASO, title={A schwannoma of the greater petrosal nerve located within the petrous apex and treated with stereotactic radiotherapy.}, author={Punam P. Parikh and Kyle T. Amber and Simon I. Angeli}, journal={American journal of otolaryngology}, year={2013}, volume={34 5}, pages={596-9} }