Neurosurgical Review

, Volume 10, Issue 2, pp 157–160 | Cite as

Three trigeminal neurinomas of different location and extension

  • Paul Hammans
  • Friedhelm Brassel
Case reports


Three cases of trigeminal neurinoma, which vary widely in their clinical features, location, and extension of the tumor are presented. Symptoms and radiological findings are described and supported by typical radiographs. Operation was carried out in all cases and the diagnosis of a neurinoma histologically confirmed.


Diagnostic procedure intracranial tumors neurinoma trigeminal nerve 


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© Walter de Gruyter & Co 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • Paul Hammans
    • 1
    • 3
  • Friedhelm Brassel
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of NeurosurgeryUniversity of BonnWest Germany
  2. 2.Division of NeuroradiologyUniversity of BonnWest Germany
  3. 3.Neurochirurgische UniversitätsklinikBonn 1West Germany

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