Problems with diagnosis of a vestibular schwannomas


  • Eugene Pedachenko Romodanov Neurosurgery Institute, Kiev, Ukraine
  • Oksana Skobska Romodanov Neurosurgery Institute, Kiev, Ukraine
  • Viktor Gudkov Romodanov Neurosurgery Institute, Kiev, Ukraine
  • Aleksandra Malysheva Romodanov Neurosurgery Institute, Kiev, Ukraine



vestibular schwannoma, diagnostics, clinic


Modern data of scientific literature on epidemiology, systems of classification, early diagnostics and clinical features of vestibular schwannoma (VS) were analyzed. Main attention was paid to VS early diagnosis. The measures, aimed to improve early diagnosis of VS were given, that will improve treatment results and minimize incidence of postoperative complications and disability of patients with VS.

Author Biographies

Eugene Pedachenko, Romodanov Neurosurgery Institute, Kiev


Oksana Skobska, Romodanov Neurosurgery Institute, Kiev

Otoneurology Department

Viktor Gudkov, Romodanov Neurosurgery Institute, Kiev

Infratentorial Neuro-Oncology Department

Aleksandra Malysheva, Romodanov Neurosurgery Institute, Kiev

Neuro-Oncology Department


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How to Cite

Pedachenko, E., Skobska, O., Gudkov, V., & Malysheva, A. (2015). Problems with diagnosis of a vestibular schwannomas. Ukrainian Neurosurgical Journal, (1), 53–57.



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