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Indian Journal of Otolaryngology

, Volume 37, Issue 4, pp 167–168 | Cite as

Neurilemmoma of the tongue

  • J. N. Chaudhuri
  • S. Banerjee
  • P. Chatterji
  • B. B. Khatri
Article

Abstract

A slowly growing, circumscribed neurilemmoma situated in the region of the foramen caecum of the tongue in a female patient aged 32 years is reported, with characteristic structural features of neurilemmal cells of Schwann.

Keywords

Papilloma Oval Nucleus Foreign Body Sensation Uncommon Tumour Ectopic Thyroid 
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© Association of Otolaryngologists of India 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. N. Chaudhuri
    • 1
  • S. Banerjee
    • 1
  • P. Chatterji
    • 1
  • B. B. Khatri
    • 1
  1. 1.Departments of E.N.T. and MedicineS. P. Medical College and Associated Group of HospitalsBikaner

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