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Name  Acoustic Neuroma 
Related to/Also known as  Vestibular Schwannoma
Neurofibromatosis Type 2
Symptoms of Acoustic Neuroma
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

Tel. 0800 652 3143
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Find your local support group:
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Children & young people Acoustic neuroma
Link opens in new window Nicklaus Children's Hospital, U.S.A.
Online resources

Acoustic neuroma (vestibular schwannoma)
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Acoustic neuroma and driving
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News and events  
Our resources

The library at the Brain Charity has a range of resources on Acoustic Neuroma and on a wide range of disability related issues.