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Dizzy? It's NOT a Tumor!

Feeling dizzy or having spells of vertigo (an illusory sense of motion usually described as ‘spinning’) can be quite troubling to most people. Of utmost concern is whether these symptoms represent something serious, such as a  304 more words

Dizzy

When unilateral vestibular schwannoma is not due to neurofibromatosis

Revisiting neurofibromatosis type 2 diagnostic criteria to exclude LZTR1-related schwannomatosis.

Smith MJ, Bowers NL, Bulman M, et al.

Neurology 2017; 88:87-92.

Abstract

OBJECTIVE:

To determine the specificity of the current clinical diagnostic criteria for neurofibromatosis type 2 (NF2) relative to the requirement for unilateral vestibular schwannoma (VS) and at least 2 other NF2-related tumors. 176 more words

Neurology