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CASE REPORT
Year : 2016  |  Volume : 22  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 44-47

Intracochlear schwannoma


MESIARC ENT Hospitals Private Limited, Calicut, Kerala, India

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Manoj Manikoth Puthiyaparambil
Mesiarc, 2/44A, East Hill Junction, West Hill Post, Kozhikode - 673 005, Kerala
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DOI: 10.4103/0971-7749.176512

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Intracochlear schwannoma is rarely diagnosed. We report the case of a 27-year-old woman with intracochlear schwannoma who presented with 7 years history of hearing impairment. Audiological tests and imaging studies revealed a possibility of intracochlear schwannoma. Excision of the tumor was done by transcochlear approach. The histologic diagnosis was schwannoma. Her postoperative course was uneventful. We present this rare case and discuss the presentation, diagnosis, and management options in such cases.


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