schwannoma

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schwannoma

[shwä′nō·mə]
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Proper treatment for a neurilemoma is excision and careful surgical technique; the aid of a microscope or loupe magnification will usually avoid any further damage to the nerve's fascicles.
Fine-needle aspiration cytology in neurilemoma (schwannoma) of the breast: report of two cases in a man and a woman.
Expected neurologic outcomes for surgical treatment of cervical neurilemomas.
Acoustic neuroma--also called neurinoma, neurilemoma, and schwannoma--is a benign tumor of the myelinforming Schwann cells that cover the VIIIth cranial nerve.
Por ejemplo, en Finlandia se realizo una revision de casos de neurilemomas de medula espinal en 20 pacientes en quienes la escision quirurgica del tumor fue parcial, para evitar danar el nervio de origen; en este caso, durante el posquirurgico se evidencio dolor local (46%), seguido de dolor irradiado (43%) y paraparesia (31%).
A comparison between the clinical behavior of neurilemomas in the head and neck and oral and maxillofacial region.
Schwannomas or neurilemomas are the most frequent nerve sheath tumours and could be mistaken for a nerve abscess of leprosy as presented in this case report.
4 Differential diagnosis includes enlarged lymphy nodes, carcinoma metastasis, parotid gland tumors, branchial cleft cysts, neurilemomas and carotid arterial aneurysms.
10) Tambien se presenta en pacientes con mesotelioma pleural, linfoma intratoracico y neurilemomas diafragmaticos.
Los tumores mas frecuentes que podemos encontrar son los Neurilemomas, Meningioma, Ependimoma, Astrocitomas, Hemangioblastoma, dentro del grupo primario.