Cerebellopontine angle schwannoma

Case contributed by Dr Adam Ramsey

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Patient Data

Age: 70 years
Gender: Male

There is a tumor in the cerebellopontine angle cistern measuring 36.9mm cephalocaudal x 25.4mm transverse x 36.1mm AP/oblique. It extends into the internal auditory canal and represents a large Schwannoma

Case Discussion

This large left cerebellopontine angle Schwannoma was identified in this elderly patient with no infarction. Surgical resection was successfully curative.

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Case information

rID: 71378
Published: 2nd Oct 2019
Last edited: 4th Oct 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Arnot Ogden Medical Center

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