Indian Journal of Pathology and Microbiology


Year
: 2007  |  Volume : 50  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 797--9

Plexiform schwannoma of scalp : a case report with brief review of literature.


K Agarwal, C Agarwal, M Agarwal, A Harbhajanka 
 Department of Patholgy, Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi

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K Agarwal
Department of Patholgy, Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi

Plexiform schwannoma is a morphologically distinct and rare variant of schwannoma. It occurs most commonly in head and neck region and measures less than 2 cm in size. It is a benign tumor and malignant transformation has not been reported. We are presenting a case of plexiform schwannoma occurring on scalp and measuring 8cm in size because of its rarity and unusual size.


How to cite this article:
Agarwal K, Agarwal C, Agarwal M, Harbhajanka A. Plexiform schwannoma of scalp : a case report with brief review of literature. Indian J Pathol Microbiol 2007;50:797-9


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Agarwal K, Agarwal C, Agarwal M, Harbhajanka A. Plexiform schwannoma of scalp : a case report with brief review of literature. Indian J Pathol Microbiol [serial online] 2007 [cited 2022 May 27 ];50:797-9
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