Intracranial periventricular supratentorial intraparenchymal schwannoma

  title={Intracranial periventricular supratentorial intraparenchymal schwannoma},
  author={Divyam Sharma and Gurupal Singh Dhillon and Satnam Singh Chhabra},
  booktitle={Surgical neurology international},
BACKGROUND Intraparenchymal schwannomas in the central nervous system are very rare. Because most of these are benign, complete excision is the treatment of choice. Further, their radiological findings are difficult to differentiate from glioma. Because Schwann cells are not indigenous to cerebral parenchyma, a lot of speculation has been attached to their origin. CASE DESCRIPTION We report one such rare case of a 17-year-old male who presented to us with a history of headache and vomiting… CONTINUE READING

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