Neurinomas of the brachial plexus: case report.

  title={Neurinomas of the brachial plexus: case report.},
  author={Angelo Forte and Luca Salvatore Gallinaro and A. Bertagni and G Montesano and V Prece and Giulio Illuminati},
  journal={European review for medical and pharmacological sciences},
  volume={3 1},
Neurinomas, also referred to as neurilemmomas and schwannomas, are rare benign tumours of the peripheral nerves, a low proportion of which arise from the brachial plexus. Authors report a case of an ancient schwannoma arising from the brachial plexus. The tumour, usually asymptomatic, may cause sensory radicular symptoms, or rarely motor deficits in the… CONTINUE READING