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is stereotactic surgery the best option?

I have an acoustic neuroma and I’ve been doing a lot of research lately on my options. Most surgeons in Hong Kong recommended microsurgery for partial tumor removal (thy call it… 364 more words

is stereotactic surgery the best option?

I have an acoustic neuroma and I’ve been doing a lot of research lately on my options. Most surgeons in Hong Kong recommended microsurgery for partial tumor removal (thy call it… 364 more words

One Interesting Day

On my second day in the hospital they were getting me ready to move out of the ICU and into a regular room. First though I had to go through some prepping. 946 more words

Acoustic Neuroma

The Quiet Before the Storm

I showed up the day of surgery in the early hours of the morning with my mom, my sisters and a check in hand. The hospital was still fairly empty, much like the roads at that hour. 829 more words

Acoustic Neuroma

So Little Time

I only had three weeks to prepare for my surgery. There was a lot to do. I was renting a room across town from my parents house at the time. 770 more words

Acoustic Neuroma

Out of Options

I showed up at Stanford Hospital with a bit of an entourage. My parents and my sisters had taken time off to come with me. I appreciated the support. 633 more words

Acoustic Neuroma

Lost In a Daze

I sat there quietly, lost in thought, and yet my mind was blank. I was lost in another daze, not quite unconscious, not quite conscious. All I could hear was my heart pounding, all I could feel was the steady stream of tears down my face. 488 more words

Acoustic Neuroma