Malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor arising in association with the sural nerve.

@article{Nicklas2006MalignantPN,
  title={Malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor arising in association with the sural nerve.},
  author={Bonnie J Nicklas and Angela D Smith and Richard D. Wolff and Felicia A Johnson},
  journal={The Journal of foot and ankle surgery : official publication of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons},
  year={2006},
  volume={45 1},
  pages={38-41}
}
Malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor is a rare sarcoma of peripheral nerves found most often in deep soft tissue. This aggressive tumor is difficult to diagnose clinically and must be surgically excised for therapy. An incisional biopsy will allow for testing and in most cases, diagnosis. The authors present a case of a 39-year-old African American woman… CONTINUE READING