Hearing improvement in a growing vestibular schwannoma.

  title={Hearing improvement in a growing vestibular schwannoma.},
  author={Marcos Martinez Del Pero and S K W Lloyd and David A. Moffat},
  journal={Skull base : official journal of North American Skull Base Society ... [et al.]},
  volume={19 2},
Vestibular schwannomas are benign, slow-growing tumors that originate from Schwann cells lining the vestibular nerves, most commonly the superior vestibular nerve. They arise at the neurilemmal/neuroglial junction which is situated within the internal auditory canal. They have an incidence of 1 per 100,000 per year and a prevalence of around 700 per million… CONTINUE READING