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European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology

, Volume 252, Issue 2, pp 123–124 | Cite as

Acoustic neuroma in the pregnant patient

  • G. Magliulo
  • R. Ronzoni
  • R. Petti
  • D. Marcotullio
  • M. Marini
Case Report

Abstract

We report the case history of a 24-year-old woman with an acoustic neuroma diagnosed during the 24th week of pregnancy. Diagnostic steps and surgical management of this uncommon condition, which represents a therapeutic challenge, are discussed.

Key words

Acoustic neuroma Pregnancy 

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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Magliulo
    • 1
  • R. Ronzoni
    • 1
  • R. Petti
    • 1
  • D. Marcotullio
    • 1
  • M. Marini
    • 2
  1. 1.Fourth ENT ClinicUniversity Hospital “La Sapienza”RomeItaly
  2. 2.Dipartimento di Medicina SperimentaleUniversity “La Sapienza”RomeItaly

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