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Spontaneous subarachnoid haemorrhage due to acoustic neurinoma. Case report and review of the literature.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20158360     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Subarachnoid haemorrhage (SAH) of the posterior fossa in cases of acoustic neurinoma is very rare. The authors present the clinical, neuroradiological and histological findings of an acoustic neurinoma presenting with SAH. The literature regarding this subject is reviewed and the pathogenesis of haemorrhage from neurinoma is discussed.
M Gavra; L Thanos; M Pomoni; N Batakis
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  British journal of neurosurgery     Volume:  24     ISSN:  1360-046X     ISO Abbreviation:  Br J Neurosurg     Publication Date:  2010 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-02-17     Completed Date:  2010-05-25     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8800054     Medline TA:  Br J Neurosurg     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  82-3     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of CT and MRI, Children's Hospital, Agia Sophia, Athens, Greece.
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MeSH Terms
Headache / etiology
Hearing Loss / etiology
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Nausea / etiology
Neck Pain / etiology
Neuroma, Acoustic / complications*,  diagnosis
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage / diagnosis,  etiology*
Tomography, X-Ray Computed
Vomiting / etiology

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