Scintigraphic diagnosis of acoustic neurofibromas.


Radioisotope brain scanning gave positive results in 57 out of 68 acoustic neurofibromas in three British neurosurgical centres. Acoustic neurofibromas over 2 cm in diameter may be expected to give a positive scintigraphic result, and tumours of this size also erode the petrous bone. Since most are 3-4 cm in diameter, correlation between the results of… (More)


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