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Name  Acoustic Neuroma 
Related to/Also known as  Vestibular Schwannoma
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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Online resources Acoustic neuroma (vestibular schwannoma) (NHS Choices website)
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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.

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.