ACOUSTIC NEUROMA

a harmless growth stemming from the auditory nerve, located in between the cochlea and brainstem. Loss of hearing in one or both ears, dizziness, and ringing in the ears are all commonplace symptoms

ACOUSTIC NEUROMA: "Brad was never more relieved than when the doctor told him his growth was nothing more than an acoustic neuroma, fearing it could be cancerous and life-threatening."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ACOUSTIC NEUROMA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/acoustic-neuroma/ (accessed November 26, 2020).
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