Indian Journal of Pathology and Microbiology


Year
: 1995  |  Volume : 38  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 91--4

Orbital neurofibrosarcoma : a case report.


R K Tanwar, R Kumar, S Malik, R Dhir, G K Rath 
 Department of Radiation Therapy, Institute Rotary Cancer Hospital, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India

Correspondence Address:
R K Tanwar
Department of Radiation Therapy, Institute Rotary Cancer Hospital, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India

Malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumours of orbit is rare entity. Only sixteen cases are reported in world literature. Bengin schwannomas of the orbit are found in 1.5 to 18 percent of patients with von Recklinghausen«SQ»s disease (VRD) and form 1 percent of all orbital tumours1. The incidence of malignant transformation in VRD is varies from 5-15 percent of all the cases1.


How to cite this article:
Tanwar R, Kumar R, Malik S, Dhir R, Rath G. Orbital neurofibrosarcoma : a case report. Indian J Pathol Microbiol 1995;38:91-4


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Tanwar R, Kumar R, Malik S, Dhir R, Rath G. Orbital neurofibrosarcoma : a case report. Indian J Pathol Microbiol [serial online] 1995 [cited 2019 Oct 17 ];38:91-4
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