Perineal schwannoma.

Abstract

E8 J can chir, Vol. 52, N 1, février 2009 © 2009 Association médicale canadienne S chwannoma is a benign tumour arising from Schwann cells of the peripheral nerve sheath; histologic predominance of degenerative findings is typical of a rare variant, the “ancient” schwannoma. Retroperitoneal pelvic localization of these tumours is quite rare. Even more exceptional is development in the perineal area, which we report here.

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@article{Pant2009PerinealS, title={Perineal schwannoma.}, author={Sebastiano Pant{\`e} and Maria-Luisa Terranova and Grazia Leonello and Francesco Fedele and Giorgio Ascenti and Ciro Famulari}, journal={Canadian journal of surgery. Journal canadien de chirurgie}, year={2009}, volume={52 1}, pages={E8-9} }