• We present two cases of lipoma of the cerebellopontine angle (CPA), which brings, to our knowledge, the total reported in the literature to six. These cases had a clinical, surgical, and postoperative course that was similar to a small acoustic neuroma. The roentgenographic aspects were in keeping with small, CPA tumors. A review of the literature of CPA tumors and lipomas of the CNS is presented. We discuss the controversy surrounding the origin of lipomas of the CNS.
(Arch Otolaryngol 104:431-436, 1978)
Olson JE, Glasscock ME, Britton BH. Lipomas of the Internal Auditory Canal. Arch Otolaryngol. 1978;104(8):431–436. doi:10.1001/archotol.1978.00790080013003
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