Hi Nj2422 .....
I moved your post to the pre-treatment section for greater viewing.
If you have an acoustic neuroma, the best way to determine size and growth is via an MRI, rather than an ultrasound. It is recommended that the initial MRI be with contrast but subsequent ones to monitor growth can be with or without contrast.
Right MVD for trigeminal neuralgia, 1994, Pittsburgh, PA
Left retrosigmoid 2.6 cm AN removal, February, 2008, Duke U
Tumor regrew to 1.3 cm in February, 2011
Translab AN removal, May, 2011 at HEI, Friedman & Schwartz
Oticon Ponto Pro abutment implant at same time; processor added August, 2011