Soft palate schwannoma.

@article{Venkatachala2013SoftPS,
  title={Soft palate schwannoma.},
  author={Sandhya Venkatachala and R. N. Krishnakumar and Sheik Afzal Rubby},
  journal={The Indian journal of surgery},
  year={2013},
  volume={75 Suppl 1},
  pages={319-21}
}
Schwannomas are relatively uncommon, slow-growing benign neoplasms that can arise from any cranial, peripheral or autonomic nerves. These neoplasms are derived from Schwann cells. The involvement of the palate is a rare presentation although there have been a few reported cases of schwannomas arising in the tongue. This is a case report of one such rare presentation-a case of Schwannoma in a 43-year-old man at a rare site, soft palate. At this location, the clinical diagnosis is confounded by… CONTINUE READING

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