Prognostic factors for the incidence and recovery of delayed facial nerve palsy after vestibular schwannoma resection.

OBJECT Preservation of facial nerve function in vestibular schwannoma (VS) resections remains a significant operative challenge. Delayed facial palsy (DFP) is one specific challenge yet to be fully elucidated. The aim of this study was to evaluate DFP among VS resection cases to identify significant prognostic factors associated with its incidence and… CONTINUE READING