Association of cavernous malformation within vestibular schwannoma: immunohistochemical analysis of matrix metalloproteinase-2 and -9.

A 65-year-old man presented with a rare case of cavernous malformation with hemorrhage located within vestibular schwannoma. He had suffered hearing impairment for 20 years, and was admitted to our hospital with vertigo and ataxic gait. Neurological examination revealed hearing loss, facial nerve paresis, and left cerebellar ataxia. Magnetic resonance… CONTINUE READING