volume 18, issue 2, P66-72 2014
DOI: 10.17986/blm.2013182757
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Sema Demirçin, K. Aylin Aksoy, Y. Mustafa Karagöz

Abstract: ABSTRACTVestibular schwannomas are benign intracranial tumors of the vestibulocochlear (eighth cranial) nevre which arise most commonly from the Schwann cells of the inferior part of the vestibular nevre. Although incidence varies according to the reports, it comprises 1-1 0 % o f a l l i n t r a c r a n i a l n e o p l a s m i n a d u l t s .It is reported that, vestibular schwannomas account for about 60% of all schwannomas and 90% of all intracranial schwannomas. Incidence peaks in the fifth and sixth deca…

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