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Neurofibromatosis 2

  • Alternative Names

    NF2; Bilateral acoustic neurofibromatosis; Central bilateral acoustic NF


    Acoustic neuromas can be observed, or treated with surgery or radiation.

    Patients may benefit from genetic counseling.

    Every year, patients with NF2 should be evaluated with:

    • MRI of the brain and spinal cord
    • Hearing and speech evaluation
    • Eye exam

    Support Groups

    For information and support, visit www.nf.org.

    Expectations (prognosis)


    Calling your health care provider