|Related to/Also known as||Vestibular Schwannoma|
|Symptoms||A slow growing benign brain tumour (non-cancerous). First symptoms are usually hearing loss or tinnitus and more rarely balance problems.|
|Useful National contacts||British Acoustic Neuroma Association|
|Online resources||Acoustic neuroma (vestibular schwannoma) (NHS Choices website)
The library at the Brain Charity has a range of reference resources on this condition and on a wide range of disability related issues.
Visit our library to read our copy of the booklet "Effects An Acoustic Neuroma May Have On Your Memory, Emotions, Behaviour, Executive Functioning and Energy Conservation", published by the British Acoustic Neuroma Association.