12 cases of glomus jugulare tumors

M.T. Pedro, C.R. Wirtz, H. Riechelmann & G. Antoniadis
Objective: Glomus jugulare tumors are rare benign, slow-growing tumors. Nevertheless, they can provoke severe neurological deficits due to their localization. Without any treatment their 10- years-mortality rate ranges up to 35%. Radical resection is proven to be the only efficient treatment. [for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]