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Acoustic neuroma surgery - are there any common after effects?
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Dr. Neil Giddings
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
2 doctors agree
In brief: Always
The size of the tumor dictates the chances of some problems from surgery.
Most people that have surgery, are able to resume all their normal activities after a recovery period. Almost all patients will experience some vertigo following surgery that resolves over about 4-8 weeks. With larger rumors your chance of having temporary or permanent facial weakness increases.

In brief: Always
The size of the tumor dictates the chances of some problems from surgery.
Most people that have surgery, are able to resume all their normal activities after a recovery period. Almost all patients will experience some vertigo following surgery that resolves over about 4-8 weeks. With larger rumors your chance of having temporary or permanent facial weakness increases.
Dr. Neil Giddings
Dr. Neil Giddings
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Dr. Seth Zeidman
Neurosurgery
In brief: Yes
Hearing loss - very common facial paralysis - less common cerebrospinal fluid leak - can occur.

In brief: Yes
Hearing loss - very common facial paralysis - less common cerebrospinal fluid leak - can occur.
Dr. Seth Zeidman
Dr. Seth Zeidman
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