Consultant Brain and Spine Surgeon:

Consultant Brain and Spine Surgeon, Park Clinic

Hony. Professor of Neurosurgery:

VIMS (Calcutta University)(Telemedicine Consult Available)

Dr. Sandip Chatterjee

MBBS (Cal), FRCS. Ed., DNB(Surg.)
MNAMS(Neurosurg.), FRCS(Neurasurg.)

Skull Base Tumors



Skull base tumors may not produce symptoms until they grow large. If they do have signs, they vary from person to person depending on where the tumor is and how fast it is growing.

Skull base tumor symptoms :

  Pain or numbness in the face

  Weakness in the face

  Headache

  Recurrent sinus problems

  Stopped-up nose

  Loss of sense of smell

  Vision loss

  Double vision

  Hearing loss

  Ringing in the ears (tinnitus)

  Dizziness or loss of balance

  Shortness of breath

  Hoarseness, losing your voice

  Difficulty swallowing and frequent choking