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Mediastinal Melanotic Schwannoma

Known as: Mediastinal Melanocytic Schwannoma, Melanocytic Neurilemmoma of Mediastinum, Mediastinal Melanocytic Neurilemmoma 
A rare schwannoma that arises from the posterior mediastinum and is characterized by the presence of cytoplasmic melanin pigment.
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2016
2016
Carney complex is a rare form of familiar multiple endocrine neoplasia of autosomal dominant inheritance. Is associated with… Expand
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2016
2016
Melanocytic schwannoma (MS) is an extremely rare soft tissue tumor accounting for less than 1% of all primitive nerve sheath… Expand
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2002
2002
A 76 year old white woman presented with a four month history of dysphagia and weight loss. Clinical, radiological, and… Expand
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2000
2000
Primary melanocytic schwannoma arising from the cervical sympathetic chain is a rare pigmented nerve sheath tumor. Two cases are… Expand
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1994
1994
We describe a case of intramedullary melanocytic schwannoma (MS) studied by means of fine‐needle aspiration cytology (FNAC). 
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1993
Review
1993
Melanocytic schwannoma of the spinal cord is a tumour composed of Schwann cells capable of producing intracellular melanin. We… Expand
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1991
Review
1991
A case of melanocytic schwannoma, a rare form of schwannian neoplasm, in the thoracolumbar spinal canal of a 52-year-old man is… Expand
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1990
1990
 
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1986
1986
One observation of melanocytic schwannoma in a woman aged 53 is described. The tumour localized in the subcutaneous fat of the… Expand
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1979
1979
A dumb-bell mediastinal melanotic schwannoma is described, and the rarity of this type of tumour emphasised. The tumour was… Expand
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