Mixed tumour of schwannoma and meningioma in a patient with neurofibromatosis-2: A case report

J. Elizabeth, G. Menon, S. Nair, V.V. Radhakrishnan

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Abstract

The co-existence of schwannoma and meningioma as a mixed intracranial tumour is uncommon and so far only eight cases have been published in the literature. Because of rarity, we report a unique case of mixed tumour having schwann cell and meningeal components, in a patient with neurofibromatosis type -2 (NF-2). The possible mechanisms for the occurrence of these mixed tumours are discussed.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)398-400
Number of pages3
JournalNeurology India
Volume49
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 2001

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