Surgical excision of peripheral nerve schwannomas: analysis of 11 patients


KARAMAN I. , ÖNER M. , KAFADAR I. H. , GÜNEY A. , ARGÜN M.

ACTA ORTHOPAEDICA ET TRAUMATOLOGICA TURCICA, cilt.49, sa.2, ss.139-143, 2015 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 49 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3944/aott.2015.14.0119
  • Dergi Adı: ACTA ORTHOPAEDICA ET TRAUMATOLOGICA TURCICA
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.139-143

Özet

Objective: Benign schwannomas are the most common tumour of the peripheral nerves. Symptomatic schwannomas are treated by surgical excision, but new neurological deficits may develop. We performed a retrospective review of cases of schwannomas in the extremities and reviewed the relevant literature.