Schwannoma, Neurinoma
  • Mario Campanacci


This nerve hamartoma is constituted by Schwann cells (see pag. 12), is usually solitary and encapsulated, it only rarely associates with neurofibromatosis 1, and it practically never becomes malignant.


Glial Fibrillary Acidic Protein Schwann Cell Soft Tissue Tumor Malignant Peripheral Nerve Sheath Tumor Glomus Tumor 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mario Campanacci
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.University of BolognaItaly
  2. 2.Rizzoli Orthopaedic InstituteBolognaItaly

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