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Cerebellopontine Angle Meningiomas

  • O. Wilcke
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Neurosurgery book series (NEURO, volume 1)

Abstract

The most common cerebellopontine angle tumors are acoustic neurinomas and the second most common are meningiomas. Acoustic neurinomas are about 7 to 10 times more common than meningiomas; then follow gliomas which extend into the cerebellopontine angle, and cerebellopontine angle epidermoids are about half as common as meningiomas.

Keywords

Posterior Fossa Cerebellopontine Angle Superior Cerebellar Artery Angle Tumor Brain Nerve 
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