Malignant intracerebral giant nerve sheath tumor in a 14-month-old girl with neurofibromatosis type 1: a case report

Oztanir N., Emmez H., AYTAR M. H. , DOĞAN Ö. M. , Kaymaz M., Baykaner M. K.

CHILDS NERVOUS SYSTEM, vol.25, no.2, pp.253-256, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 25 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00381-008-0727-0
  • Title of Journal : CHILDS NERVOUS SYSTEM
  • Page Numbers: pp.253-256
  • Keywords: Schwannoma, Malignant nerve sheath tumor, Neurofibromatosis type 1, Neurofibroma, SCHWANNOMA


Malignant intracerebral nerve sheath tumor (MINST) is extremely rare and the origin is still unclear. The authors present the clinical, radiological, and pathological features of a malignant intracerebral giant nerve sheath tumor.