Surgery of Vestibular Schwannomas – Influence of Surgical Approach and Nerve of Origin on Hearing and Facial Nerve Function

Hendrik Borgmann, Minoo Lenarz & Thomas Lenarz
Introduction: In vestibular schwannoma surgery, the surgical approach influences postoperative hearing and facial nerve function. Moreover there is a correlation between hearing preservation and nerve of origin. Methods: A retrospective chart review identified 202 patients who underwent surgical[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]