acoustic neuroma

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acoustic neuroma

n
(Pathology) a benign brain tumour of the vestibulocochlear nerve, one of the nerves connecting the ear to the brain, which can cause hearing and balance problems
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* MESH (("Neuroma, Acoustic"[Mesh]) AND "Genes"[Mesh])
* MESH (("Neuroma, Acoustic"[Mesh])) AND "MicroRNAs")
("neuroma, acoustic" [MeSH terms] OR ("neuroma" [all fields] AND "acoustic" [all fields]) OR "acoustic neuroma" [all fields] OR ("vestibular" [all fields] AND "schwannoma" [all fields]) OR "vestibular schwannoma" [all fields]) AND conservative [all fields]