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Peripheral nerve tumors - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
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Nov 17th, 2022 - Peripheral nerve tumors care at Mayo Clinic Peripheral nerve tumor consultation at Mayo Clinic Mayo Clinic experts are trusted and respected for their expertise in diagnosing and treating every type of peripheral nerve tumor, from the routine to the complex. They provide comprehensive care for adults and children with peripheral nerve tumors. Team approach People who come to Mayo Clinic for per...

Peripheral nerve tumors - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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Nov 17th, 2022 - Overview Schwannoma in the leg Open pop-up dialog box Close Schwannoma in the leg Schwannoma in the leg Benign tumors can occur in nerves, muscle and bone. This illustration shows a schwannoma of the tibial nerve in the leg. Dumbbell tumor Open pop-up dialog box Close Dumbbell tumor Dumbbell tumor A more complex nerve sheath tumor may assume the shape of a dumbbell. This type of tumor occurs in...

Benign peripheral nerve tumor - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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Oct 19th, 2022 - Overview Your peripheral nerves link your brain and spinal cord to other parts of your body. These nerves control your muscles so that you can walk, blink, swallow, pick things up and do other activities. Several different types of tumors may form on the peripheral nerves. The cause of these tumors is usually unknown. Some have a genetic cause. Most of these types of tumors are not cancerous (b...

Schwannoma: What It Is, Causes, Sy
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Jun 24th, 2022 - Overview What is a schwannoma? A schwannoma is a tumor that develops from the Schwann cells in your peripheral nervous system or nerve roots. Schwannomas are almost always benign (noncancerous) but can sometimes be malignant (cancerous). They’re usually slow-growing. Schwann cells assist the conduction of nerve impulses. They wrap around peripheral nerves and provide protection and support. You...

Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo (BPPV): Treatment,
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Jun 16th, 2022 - Overview BPPV can happen when otoconia (calcium carbonate particles) from the utricle get trapped in the semicircular canals of your inner ear. What is benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV)? Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV) is a common inner ear disorder. With BPPV, changes in your head position — such as tipping your head backward or sitting up in bed — lead to sudden vertigo ...

Cervical Vertigo (Cervicogenic Dizziness): Sy
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Jun 3rd, 2022 - Overview What is cervical vertigo? Cervical vertigo — also called cervicogenic dizziness — is a condition that causes both neck pain and dizziness. It’s related to certain neck conditions. Cervical vertigo can also occur following a cervical spine injury. Though, in most cases, symptoms don’t appear until months or years after the initial trauma. Your cervical spine — or, your neck — plays a ke...

Erb's Palsy: What Is it, Symptoms,
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Oct 20th, 2021 - Overview What is Erb’s palsy? Erb’s palsy is a nerve condition in the shoulder and arm that results in weakness or loss of muscle function. The brachial plexus is a group of five nerves that connect the spine to the arm and hand. These nerves allow your shoulder, arms and hands to feel and move. If these brachial plexus nerves don’t work well due to stretching or tearing, the condition is calle...

Acoustic neuroma - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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Jul 2nd, 2021 - Overview Acoustic neuroma (vestibular schwannoma) Open pop-up dialog box Close Acoustic neuroma (vestibular schwannoma) Acoustic neuroma (vestibular schwannoma) An acoustic neuroma (vestibular schwannoma) is a benign tumor that develops on the balance (vestibular) and hearing, or auditory (cochlear) nerves leading from your inner ear to the brain, as shown in the top image. The pressure on the ...

Acoustic neuroma - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
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Jul 2nd, 2021 - Acoustic neuroma care at Mayo Clinic Multidisciplinary acoustic neuroma exam at Mayo Clinic Each year, Mayo Clinic's multidisciplinary team of acoustic neuroma specialists cares for over 1,000 people with acoustic neuromas. Note: Items within this content were created prior to the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic and do not demonstrate proper pandemic protocols. Please follow all re...

Acoustic neuroma - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
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Jul 2nd, 2021 - Diagnosis Acoustic neuroma ear exam at Mayo Clinic A thorough physical exam, including an ear exam, is often the first step in acoustic neuroma diagnosis and treatment. Note: Items within this content were created prior to the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic and do not demonstrate proper pandemic protocols. Please follow all recommended Centers for Disease Control and Prevention gu...

Morton's neuroma - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
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Jun 26th, 2021 - Diagnosis During the exam, your doctor will press on your foot to feel for a mass or tender spot. There may also be a feeling of "clicking" between the bones of your foot. Imaging tests Some imaging tests are more useful than others in the diagnosis of Morton's neuroma: X-rays. Your doctor is likely to order X-rays of your foot to rule out other causes of your pain — such as a stress fracture. ...

Morton's neuroma - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
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Jun 26th, 2021 - Morton's neuroma care at Mayo Clinic Mayo Clinic's foot and ankle specialists usually recommend conservative treatments first, turning to surgery only if more-conservative treatments aren't helpful. Integrated teams include doctors and other professionals dedicated to creating an individual treatment plan that takes all your needs into account. Expertise and rankings Morton's neuroma is a commo...

Morton's neuroma - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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Jun 26th, 2021 - Overview Morton's neuroma Open pop-up dialog box Close Morton's neuroma Morton's neuroma Morton's neuroma involves a thickening of the tissue around one of the nerves leading to your toes. This can cause a sharp, burning pain in the ball of your foot. You may have stinging, burning or numbness in the affected toes. Morton's neuroma is a painful condition that affects the ball of your foot, most...

Residual limb pain - Overview - Mayo Clinic
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Jun 11th, 2021 - Residual limb pain Residual limb pain, sometimes called stump pain, is a type of pain felt in the part of a limb that remains after an amputation. It occurs in about half of people who have had an amputation. It may occur soon after the surgery, often within the first week, but may also last beyond healing. Residual limb pain usually isn't severe, but it may feel: Pressing Throbbing Burning Squ...

Residual limb pain - Overview - Mayo Clinic
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Jun 11th, 2021 - Residual limb pain Residual limb pain, sometimes called stump pain, is a type of pain felt in the part of a limb that remains after an amputation. It occurs in about half of people who have had an amputation. It may occur soon after the surgery, often within the first week, but may also last beyond healing. Residual limb pain usually isn't severe, but it may feel: Pressing Throbbing Burning Squ...

Acoustic Neuroma (Vestibular Schwannoma): Causes, Treatm
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Mar 15th, 2021 - Overview What is an acoustic neuroma? An acoustic neuroma, also called a vestibular schwannoma, is a non-cancerous tumor that occurs around your balance and hearing nerves that connect your inner ear with your brain. The term schwannoma means the tumor developed from Schwann cells. These cells surround nerves in the peripheral nervous system (nerves outside the brain and spinal cord) and normal...

Tinnitus - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
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Feb 4th, 2021 - Diagnosis Your doctor will typically diagnose you with tinnitus based on your symptoms alone. But in order to treat your symptoms, your doctor will also try to identify whether your tinnitus is caused by another, underlying condition. Sometimes a cause can't be found. To help identify the cause of your tinnitus, your doctor will likely ask you about your medical history and examine your ears, h...

Morton’s Neuroma: Causes, Symptoms, Dia
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Nov 4th, 2020 - Overview What is Morton’s neuroma? Morton’s neuroma affects your forefoot or ball of your foot, between the metatarsal bones and toes. It’s also called intermetatarsal neuroma. When you have Morton’s neuroma, the nerve between the bones of your toes may become swollen and inflamed. You usually feel it on the bottom of your foot, between your toes. The neuroma can feel painful and make it hard t...

Schwannomas: Symptoms, Causes, Treatments
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Jul 5th, 2018 - Overview What is a schwannoma? A schwannoma is a tumor that develops from the Schwann cells in the peripheral nervous system or cranial nerves. Schwann cells assist conduction of nerve impulses. This type of tumor is usually benign. Schwannomas are sometimes called neurilemomas, neurolemomas, or neuromas. If a schwannoma is malignant (cancer), it may be referred to as a soft tissue sarcoma. Whe...

What Causes Dizziness, Vertigo & More
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/6422-dizziness

May 5th, 2015 - What is dizziness? Dizziness is defined as feelings of unsteadiness, wooziness, and lightheadedness; and sensations of moving, spinning, floating, swaying, tilting, or whirling (sensations known as vertigo). These sensations occur even when standing still or lying down. More than 4 out of 10 people experience an episode of dizziness significant enough to send them to a doctor. Dizziness changes...