What is the typical age of people with acoustic neuromas?

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Isaac Yang, MD
Neurosurgery
People with acoustic neuromas are typically older, in their 40s or 50s. But the age can vary. People as old as 80 or 90 can get them. They generally don't occur in children. The median is somewhere between 30 and 50 years of age.

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