Solitary submucous neurofibroma of the mandible: review of the literature and report of a rare case

@inproceedings{Depprich2009SolitarySN,
  title={Solitary submucous neurofibroma of the mandible: review of the literature and report of a rare case},
  author={Rita Antonia Depprich and Daman Deep Singh and Petra Reinecke and Norbert R. K{\"u}bler and J{\"o}rg GK Handschel},
  booktitle={Head & face medicine},
  year={2009}
}
Solitary neurofibroma is a rare benign non-odontogenic tumor. Particularly in the oral cavity, neurogenic tumors are rare, especially if they are malignant. Neurofibromas may present either as solitary lesions or as part of the generalised syndrome of neurofibromatosis or von Recklinghausen's disease of the skin. Clinically, oral neurofibromas usually appear as pediculated or sessile nodules, with slow growth and mostly without pain. The diagnosis can be confirmed by histological examination… CONTINUE READING

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