Extradural spinal schwannoma in 12 year old child : a case report.

@article{Jeng2005ExtraduralSS,
  title={Extradural spinal schwannoma in 12 year old child : a case report.},
  author={Toh Charng Jeng and Jafri Malin Abdullah and Jain George and John Tharakan Kj and Sharon Casilda and Mazira Mohamad Ghazali and Hasnan Jaafar and Win Mar Salmah},
  journal={The Malaysian journal of medical sciences : MJMS},
  year={2005},
  volume={12 2},
  pages={60-3}
}
We report a case of a 12 year old girl who presented with cord compression. Imaging studies demonstrated an extradural spinal tumour in the lower thoracic and upper lumbar levels. Histology confirmed the diagnosis of schwannoma while associated findings suggested the possibility of Neurofibromatosis Type I.