Schwannomas of Peripheral Nerves: Unusual Cause of Sciatic and Literature Review Schwanomas dos nervos periféricos: causa rara de ciatalgia e revisão da literatura

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Schwannomas are the most common benign tumors of the peripheral nerves, but they represent less than 8% of all softtissue tumors.1–3 The incidence of benign schwannomas involving peripheral nerves tends to be higher in women than in men.1 Benign peripheral nerve schwannoma (BPNS) characteristically presents as a generally single, oval, eccentric, and… (More)

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@inproceedings{Navarro2015SchwannomasOP, title={Schwannomas of Peripheral Nerves: Unusual Cause of Sciatic and Literature Review Schwanomas dos nervos periféricos: causa rara de ciatalgia e revisão da literatura}, author={Juliano Nery Navarro and Rodrigo Coutinho de Almeida and Simon Sola and Telmo Augusto Barba Belsuzarri and Renata Marques and Jo{\~a}o Fl{\'a}vio Mattos Araujo}, year={2015} }