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Schwannomas of the upper extremity.
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PMID:  11106529     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
This study presented the clinical characteristics, MRI features and postoperative results of 20 schwannomas in the arms of 13 patients. Twelve tumours had a positive Tinel's sign, one caused weakness of the wrist and another in Guyon's canal caused hypothenar muscle atrophy. Of the nine cases which underwent magnetic resonance imaging preoperatively, six were correctly diagnosed as schwannomas. All masses were excised using microsurgical techniques and two transient neurological complications occurred.
H J Kang; S J Shin; E S Kang
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of hand surgery (Edinburgh, Scotland)     Volume:  25     ISSN:  0266-7681     ISO Abbreviation:  J Hand Surg Br     Publication Date:  2000 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2001-01-29     Completed Date:  2001-02-08     Revised Date:  2009-06-08    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8403839     Medline TA:  J Hand Surg Br     Country:  SCOTLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  604-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
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Copyright 2000 The British Society for Surgery of the Hand.
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea.
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MeSH Terms
Arm / innervation*
Middle Aged
Neurilemmoma* / diagnosis,  surgery
Peripheral Nervous System Neoplasms* / diagnosis,  surgery

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