Fourth ventricular schwannoma. Case report.


A schwannoma arising from the dorsum of the pontomedullary junction and presenting as an exophytic mass in the fourth ventricle is described. A ventricular schwannoma has not previously been reported in the literature. The presenting clinical and radiographic features and the pathology of this tumor are summarized, and an explanation is sought for its unusual location.

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@article{Redekop1990FourthVS, title={Fourth ventricular schwannoma. Case report.}, author={Gary John Redekop and Kost V. Elisevich and Jerry H Gilbert}, journal={Journal of neurosurgery}, year={1990}, volume={73 5}, pages={777-81} }