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An unusual case of glandular schwannoma.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  17258283     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Glandular differentiation is exceedingly rare in peripheral nerve sheath tumors. In this report, an exceptional case of retroperitoneal glandular schwannoma is described in which the glandular element is markedly atypical, whereas the schwannian component is benign by morphologic analysis. To the best of our knowledge, the biologic behavior for such a lesion is unknown because similar cases have not yet been described in the literature.
Authors:
Shang-Tian Chuang; Hanlin L Wang
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2007-01-25
Journal Detail:
Title:  Human pathology     Volume:  38     ISSN:  0046-8177     ISO Abbreviation:  Hum. Pathol.     Publication Date:  2007 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2007-03-19     Completed Date:  2007-05-01     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9421547     Medline TA:  Hum Pathol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  673-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Lauren V Ackerman Laboratory of Surgical Pathology, Department of Pathology and Immunology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aged
Female
Humans
Immunohistochemistry
Neurilemmoma / pathology*
Retroperitoneal Neoplasms / pathology*

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