Malignant epithelioid cranial nerve sheath tumor: case report of a radiation response

Abstract

Malignant epithelioid nerve sheath tumors (MESs) especially those involving intracranial cranial nerves are rare and thought to be radioresistant. We report a case of a MES involving the Vth and VIIth cranial nerves responsive to radiotherapy. A 41-year-old man with progressive left facial weakness underwent an MRI that disclosed an enhancing lesion… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11060-005-9083-z

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