melanotic schwannoma

Known as: Pigmented Schwannoma, Melanotic Neurinoma, Melanotic Neurilemmoma 
A rarely metastasizing, circumscribed, non-encapsulated and grossly pigmented variant of schwannoma. It is composed of cells with the… (More)
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2012
2012
We present a case of an intramedullary melanotic schwannoma (IMS) of the thoracic spinal cord. To our knowledge, this is the… (More)
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2007
2007
BACKGROUND Melanotic schwannomas are tumors of Schwann cell origin, characterized by cytoplasmic deposition of melanin. Melanotic… (More)
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2007
2007
Psammomatous melanotic schwannoma is an uncommon neoplasm that usually occurs in the setting of Carney’s complex. They can occur… (More)
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2005
2005
BACKGROUND Melanotic schwannoma is a rare variant of schwannoma composed of melanin-producing cells with ultrastructural features… (More)
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2003
2003
Melanotic schwannoma is a rare pigmented neural tumor most commonly occurring in the paraspinal region. In a small minority of… (More)
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1995
1995
Neuro-axial melanotic schwannoma is a rare entity. We report the clinical, CT and pathological features of a solitary, cellular… (More)
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1994
1994
PURPOSE The purpose of this article is to describe what is probably the first reported case of a melanotic schwannoma of the… (More)
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1993
1993
BACKGROUND Noncutaneous psammomatous melanotic schwannoma has recently been reported as an unusual component of Carney's complex… (More)
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1993
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1993
The pattern of CD-34 antigen (human progenitor cell antigen) immunoreactivity was studied within normal nerve, and a variety of… (More)
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1987
1987
We report a case of a patient with an intramedullary tumor of the cervicomedullary junction. At operation, the tumor was noted to… (More)
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