Mediastinal Schwannoma

Known as: Mediastinal Neurilemmoma, Neurilemmoma of Mediastinum, Benign Mediastinal Schwannoma 
A schwannoma that arises from the posterior mediastinum. It is the most common neurogenic tumor of the mediastinum. Excision is usually curative.
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2015
2015
Schwannomas of the thoracic cavity are typically an asymptomatic, benign neurogenic neoplasm of the posterior mediastinum. In… (More)
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2011
2011
Schwannoma is the most common neurogenic tumor that is derived from the peripheral nerve sheath. There are no specific serologic… (More)
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2011
2011
INTRODUCTION Mediastinal schwannomas are typically benign and asymptomatic, and generally present no immediate risks. We… (More)
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2008
2008
Schwannomas of the left recurrent nerve are rare and there is no agreement on how to manage them without causing recurrent nerve… (More)
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2007
2007
Only three cases of clitoral schwannoma have been reported in the English language literature, with none of them being a… (More)
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2006
2006
A 48-year-old man of Haitian descent presented with progressive constipation, hematochezia, and weight loss. Colonoscopy and… (More)
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2005
2005
We present three cases of subcutaneous tumors with hybrid features of schwannoma-perineurioma (one case) and neurofibroma… (More)
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2003
2003
An exceptional case of neurilemmoma in a 33-year-old asymptomatic man is described. Complete excision of an encapsulated 7.2-cm… (More)
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2000
2000
The case of a 47-year-old man with a tumor of the posterosuperior mediastinum is reported. Surgical biopsy sample revealed a… (More)
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1996
1996
A case of malignant mediastinal schwannoma associated with von Recklinghausen's disease is reported. A 44-year-old woman was… (More)
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