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Surgical removal of acoustic neuroma: How to prepare for and what to expect from your operation  
Abstract:  This pamphlet outlines what to expect from surgery to remove an acoustic neuroma, a non-cancerous tissue growth on the cranial nerves leading from the brain to the inner ear. Included are how to prepare for the operation, and how to plan for recovery.
Author: Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery Center
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2007, October 1, 2007
UWMC Availability:  Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery Center
General Topics:  Surgery; Ear, Nose, and Throat Disorders
Specific Subject(s):  Postoperative Care; Patient Care Procedures and Instructions; Pain; Ear
Language(s):  English
Audience:  Caregiver; Patient
Format: Brochure
Reading Level: Moderate
Cost: Unknown
Web Site Location:

Health Online Citation #3383

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