Liver schwannoma incidentally discovered in a patient with breast cancer


Akin M., Bozkirli B., Leventoglu S., Unal K. , Kapucu L. O. , Akyurek N., et al.

BRATISLAVA MEDICAL JOURNAL-BRATISLAVSKE LEKARSKE LISTY, cilt.110, ss.298-300, 2009 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 110 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2009
  • Dergi Adı: BRATISLAVA MEDICAL JOURNAL-BRATISLAVSKE LEKARSKE LISTY
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.298-300

Özet

Background: Benign schwannomas, also referred to as neurilemomas, neurinomas, and perineural fibroblastomas, are encapsulated nerve sheath tumors. Primary schwannomas of the liver are extremely rare. We present a case of liver schwannoma, incidentally found in a patient with breast cancer.