Intramedullary cervical neurinoma. Case report and review of the literature.

G. Innocenzi, L. Cervoni, R. Caruso

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Abstract

A case of intramedullary neurinoma of the cervical spinal cord in a patient with no sign of von Recklinghausen's disease is reported. It was diagnosed by computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging and treated surgically. Discussion examines etiology, role of diagnostic procedures and surgical treatment of this rare tumor.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)679-682
Number of pages4
JournalMinerva Chirurgica
Volume52
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - May 1997

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Keywords

  • Neurinoma, intramedullary
  • Spinal cord neoplasms

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery

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