Two sporadic spinal neurofibromatosis patients with malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumour.

Abstract

We analyzed two unrelated male patients in whom neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1) was not suspected until they presented with malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumours (MPNSTs) in their thirties and forties, respectively. Patient A presented with progressive peroneus paresis due to a rapidly growing MPNST in the thigh. MRI examination revealed multiple… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ejmg.2009.08.001

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@article{Fauth2009TwoSS, title={Two sporadic spinal neurofibromatosis patients with malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumour.}, author={Christine Fauth and Hildegard Kehrer-Sawatzki and Andrea Zatkova and Sigrid Machherndl-Spandl and Ludwine Messiaen and G. Amann and Johannes Andreas Hainfellner and Katharina Wimmer}, journal={European journal of medical genetics}, year={2009}, volume={52 6}, pages={409-14} }