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Acoustic Neurinoma

  • Anton Valavanis
  • Othmar Schubiger
  • Thomas P. Naidich

Abstract

The acoustic neurinoma is a benign, slowly growing and encapsulated tumor that originates from the Schwann cell (74, 184, 327, 376, 441, 447, 492). The correct designation therefore is “Schwannoma”. However, the term “acoustic neurinoma” is so widely accepted, it will also be used in this book.

Keywords

Fourth Ventricle Posterior Inferior Cerebellar Artery Cavernous Hemangioma Internal Auditory Canal Peritumoral Edema 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • Anton Valavanis
    • 1
  • Othmar Schubiger
    • 2
  • Thomas P. Naidich
    • 3
  1. 1.Abteilung für NeuroradiologieUniversitätsspital ZürichZürichSwitzerland
  2. 2.Privatdozent für NeuroradiologieZürichSwitzerland
  3. 3.Section of NeuroradiologyThe Children’s Memorial HospitalChicagoUSA

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