Timothy C. Hain, MD Page last modified: May 6, 2012
|Saggital view of a human brain from an MRI (magnetic resonance image) to illustrate the location of the cerebellopontine angle.|
The cerebellopontine angle (CPA) is formed at the junction of the cerebellum, pons, and medulla; the most common tumor found in this location is the acoustic neuroma. Meningiomas are the second most common tumor found in this location.
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