U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
NY
A 20-year-old male asked:

How rare is a acoustic neuroma in a 20 year old?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 52 years experience
Unusual: If there is a diagnosis of Von Recklinghausen's Neurofibromatosis, scattered schwanommas including acoustic neuromas could be seen in younger age groups. Otherwise, isolated neuromas are typically found in older age groups.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership

Related questions

A 28-year-old male asked:
2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
A 27-year-old member asked:
3 doctor answers8 doctors weighed in

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
Last updated Dec 2, 2020

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.