Cerebellopontine angle syndrome | definition of cerebellopontine angle syndrome by Medical dictionary
cerebellopontine angle syndrome
cer·e·bel·lo·pon·tine an·gle syn·drome
a syndrome due most commonly to a lesion in the region between the cerebellum and pons that can affect multiple cranial nerves; may be marked by hearing loss, tinnitus, vertigo, ataxia, or facial weakness.
References in periodicals archive
Vascular origin of cerebellopontine angle syndrome
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[8.] Kendall B and Symon L: Investigation of patients presenting with cerebellopontine angle syndrome
, Neuroradiology, 1977;13:65-84.
Investigation of patients presenting with cerebellopontine angle syndromes
. Neuroradiology 1977; 13(2):65-84.