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Vascular Compression

Blood vessels in the brain cavity may contact the nerves associated with the ear producing symptoms. Compression of the facial nerve causes hemi-facial spasm and may be relieved with medicine taken by mouth or surgical therapy. The hearing nerve may be impacted causing hearing loss and/or tinnitus. Compression of the balance nerve may produce chronic or sudden dizziness. Evaluation for these disorders is complex and done in only a few Centers of Excellence around the United States. CEI is one such organization.







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