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Research & Reviews  251 results

Auditory Nerve Test System During Vestibular Schwannoma Resection
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04241679

Jun 21st, 2022 - Many patients diagnosed with a vestibular schwannoma (also called acoustic neuroma) eventually lose hearing in the afflicted ear. Improvements in magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) have led to tumors being diagnosed at smaller sizes, however, this h...

Subtotal Resection of Large Acoustic Neuromas With Possible Stereotactic Radiation Therapy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01129687

May 10th, 2022 - The current standard treatment of a large tumor of the balance nerve (acoustic neuroma or vestibular schwannoma) is surgical resection. Complete removal of such tumor is associated with significant risks of hearing loss and facial paralysis wherea...

Using machine learning to predict health-related quality of life outcomes in patients w...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9067699
PloS One; Karri R, Chen YP et. al.

May 5th, 2022 - Predicting reduced health-related quality of life (HRQoL) after resection of a benign or low-grade brain tumour provides the opportunity for early intervention, and targeted expenditure of scarce supportive care resources. We aimed to develop, and...

What’s the most likely cause of this man’s severe headaches?
https://www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/253898/neurology/whats-most-likely-cause-mans-severe-headaches
Douglas S. Paauw, MD

Apr 19th, 2022 - A 35-year-old man comes to clinic for evaluation of new, severe headaches. He reports that these started 3 days ago.

Distinctive MicroRNA Profiles in Serum of Patients with Neurofibromatosis Type 2: A Bio...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2022.04.042
World Neurosurgery; Imura T, Shimizu K et. al.

Apr 19th, 2022 - The objective of this study was to explore serum microRNA (miRNA) profile characteristic of patients with neurofibromatosis type 2 (NF2), including both sporadic and familial cases, by comprehensive analysis of miRNA expression using next-generati...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  15 results

Auditory Nerve Test System During Vestibular Schwannoma Resection
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04241679

Jun 21st, 2022 - Many patients diagnosed with a vestibular schwannoma (also called acoustic neuroma) eventually lose hearing in the afflicted ear. Improvements in magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) have led to tumors being diagnosed at smaller sizes, however, this h...

Subtotal Resection of Large Acoustic Neuromas With Possible Stereotactic Radiation Therapy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01129687

May 10th, 2022 - The current standard treatment of a large tumor of the balance nerve (acoustic neuroma or vestibular schwannoma) is surgical resection. Complete removal of such tumor is associated with significant risks of hearing loss and facial paralysis wherea...

Evaluating the Pre-Positioning Frame for Robotic Acoustic Neuroma Removal Surgery
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03057678

Jan 20th, 2022 - Mastoidectomy is a common otologic surgical procedure in which all or part of the mastoid portion of the temporal bone is removed with a surgical drill. The procedure is performed to treat diseases and infections such as mastoiditis and cholesteat...

Auditory Nerve Monitoring Using Intra-cochlear Stimulation in Subjects With Acoustic Neuroma
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02948790

Oct 20th, 2021 - Whatever the acoustic neuroma treatments, the patient risks a hearing loss. The global strategy of hearing care aims to preserve the quality of life and patient hearing. For severe to profound hearing loss and anatomical auditory nerve preservatio...

Mirror Therapy on PC in Acute Bell's Palsy.
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04936152

Aug 19th, 2021 - Damage or dysfunction of the facial nerve can result in paralysis, abnormal muscle tone, abnormal movement patterns, eye irritations, and decreased facial expression. Medical conditions that can typically result in facial nerve dysfunction are Bel...

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News  7 results

What’s the most likely cause of this man’s severe headaches?
https://www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/253898/neurology/whats-most-likely-cause-mans-severe-headaches
Douglas S. Paauw, MD

Apr 19th, 2022 - A 35-year-old man comes to clinic for evaluation of new, severe headaches. He reports that these started 3 days ago.

No Link Between Cell Phones and Brain Tumors in Large UK Study
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/971214

Mar 30th, 2022 - A new UK study shows no link between brain tumors and cell phone use, even among individuals who used their phones every day and/or had used them for over 10 years. "These results support the accumulating evidence that mobile phone use under usual...

Abdominal Wall Schwannoma
https://www.mdedge.com/fedprac/article/196040/dermatology/abdominal-wall-schwannoma
Richard Lam, MD, MBA, Brice L. Hunt, MD et. al.

Mar 11th, 2019 - Schwannomas are benign tumors exclusively composed of Schwann cells that arise from the peripheral nerve sheath; these tumors theoretically can present anywhere in the body where nerves reside. They tend to occur in the head and neck region (class.

Headache MRI: What to Do With Incidental Findings
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/901068

Aug 28th, 2018 - MRI of the brain is often performed for patients with primary headaches, which account for about 90% of all headaches. An incidental finding (IF) or normal anatomical variant is frequently revealed and may cause concern for the patient and family....

'Time Is Muscle' When Reversing Facial Paralysis
https://www.medpagetoday.com/surgery/plasticsurgery/72615

Apr 30th, 2018 - Last month, surgeons from Johns Hopkins University published a small case series in JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery detailing their success in restoring smiles to patients with facial paralysis. In this video, lead author Kofi Boahene, MD, of Johns Ho...

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Patient Education  14 results see all →