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Audiometric and radiologic findings in acoustic tumor.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  7350676     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
We surveyed 13 proven cases of neuro-otologic tumors to determine the value of audiometric and radiologic studies. Angle myelography was positive in 100% of cases tested. CT scan with intravenous enhancement was positive in 91% of cases tested. Stapedial reflex decay or tone decay was positive in 100% of cases tested. A practical management plan is suggested for follow-up of patients with vertigo, unilateral tinnitus, and hearing loss.
J S Turner; A Z Saunders; J Farrell
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Southern medical journal     Volume:  73     ISSN:  0038-4348     ISO Abbreviation:  South. Med. J.     Publication Date:  1980 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1980-02-28     Completed Date:  1980-02-28     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0404522     Medline TA:  South Med J     Country:  UNITED STATES    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  3-5     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
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MeSH Terms
Audiometry, Pure-Tone
Meningeal Neoplasms / diagnosis
Meningioma / diagnosis
Middle Aged
Neuroma, Acoustic / diagnosis*,  radiography
Tomography, X-Ray Computed

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