Published in Cancer Weekly, August 22nd, 2000
H.K. Elkashlan and colleagues at the University of Michigan conducted a retrospective review of 25 patients with surgically proven acoustic neuromas (ANs) measuring 1 cm or less to evaluate the use of ABR in the detection of small tumors. The rate of false-positive results was evaluated by reviewing 568 patients who underwent screening.
"ABR was abnormal in 92% of patients with small AN in this series," Elkashlan et al. reported. ...
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