Author Topic: Great New Radiosurgery Brochure  (Read 1975 times)


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Great New Radiosurgery Brochure
« on: August 11, 2010, 06:33:21 pm »
Not sure if anything from the ABTA (American Brain Tumor Association) has been posted before but in their newsletter that I receive on line is information on a new brochure they have printed about stereotactic radiosurgery.  Their website is: and there is a link on the first page to a pdf file which will bring up the information.  Interesting and in plain English.
9th cranial nerve schwannoma - like an acoustic neuroma on another nerve. Have recently been told it could be acoustic neuroma. Only 7 mm of growth in 18 years. With no symptoms. Continuing W&W


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Re: Great New Radiosurgery Brochure
« Reply #1 on: August 11, 2010, 08:03:11 pm »
Thanks for this a "newbie" I thought it was of interest.


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Re: Great New Radiosurgery Brochure
« Reply #2 on: August 11, 2010, 08:18:01 pm »

Good information; thanks for sharing.

Diagnosed Nov. 2008 Right AN 7 mm x 9 mm
Incremental MRIs enhancing mass
June 2010 1.4 cm x 0.9 cm extension into the CP angle
Pre-CK Stanford measurements 1.6 X 1.1 cm
9/29/10 - 10/1/10 CK completed with Dr Steven Chang and Soltys, Stanford.
6-month thru three year (8/13) follow ups MRI: stable