Determinants of tumor growth and size in unilateral vestibular schwannoma

Marc Diensthuber, Thomas Lenarz & Timo Stöver
Introduction The vestibular schwannoma (VS) is a benign neoplasm originating from the neurolemmal sheath of the vestibular branch of the VIIIth cranial nerve. The majority of VSs (95%) appear sporadic and unilateral and are present in the fourth to sixth decades of life. In 5% of patients[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]