Published in Surgery Litigation and Law Weekly, February 16th, 2007
Study 1: New investigation results, "Split facial nerve course in vestibular schwannomas," are detailed in a study published in Journal of Neurosurgery. According to recent research from Halle, Germany, "OBJECT: The facial nerve in vestibular schwannomas (VSs) is located on the ventral tumor surface in more than 90% of cases; other courses are rare. A split facial nerve course with two distinct bundles has thus far been described exclusively for medial extrameatal tumors."
"Between 1996 and 2005, 16 consecutive cases of 241 surgically treated VSs were observed to have...
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