Primary endobronchial schwannoma.

  title={Primary endobronchial schwannoma.},
  author={Turkan Tansel and Alper Toker and Dilek Yilmazbayhan and Mine Gullluoglu and Enver Dayioğlu},
  journal={Journal of pediatric surgery},
  volume={45 11},
Primary intrabronchial neurilemmas, also called schwannomas, are extremely rare tumors that originate from Schwann cells. We report a case of intrabronchial schwannoma arising in the left main bronchus in an 8-year-old child. The diagnosis was made by bronchofiberscopic biopsy. Although the tumor was benign, the patient was subjected to left pneumonectomy… CONTINUE READING