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Plexiform schwannoma

MedGen UID:
277972
Concept ID:
C1370659
Neoplastic Process
Synonyms: Plexiform neurilemmoma; Plexiform Neurilemmoma; plexiform neurilemmoma; Plexiform Neurinoma; plexiform neurinoma; Plexiform Schwannoma; plexiform schwannoma; plexiform schwannoma (morphologic abnormality)
SNOMED CT: Plexiform neurilemmoma (404025004); Plexiform neurilemmoma (253087008); Plexiform schwannoma (253087008); Plexiform schwannoma (404025004)
 
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0002559

Definition

A schwannoma characterized by a plexiform or multinodular growth pattern. It usually arises from the skin or subcutaneous tissues in the extremities, trunk, and head and neck. [from NCI]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVPlexiform schwannoma

Professional guidelines

PubMed

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Etiology

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Megahed M
Am J Dermatopathol 1994 Jun;16(3):288-93. doi: 10.1097/00000372-199406000-00011. PMID: 7943637

Diagnosis

Hirose T, Kobayashi A, Nobusawa S, Jimbo N
Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol 2021 Jul 1;29(6):433-439. doi: 10.1097/PAI.0000000000000896. PMID: 33337633
Chi AC, Neville BW, Cheng L
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Coy S, Rashid R, Stemmer-Rachamimov A, Santagata S
Acta Neuropathol 2020 Apr;139(4):643-665. Epub 2019 Jun 4 doi: 10.1007/s00401-019-02029-5. PMID: 31161239Free PMC Article
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Megahed M
Am J Dermatopathol 1994 Jun;16(3):288-93. doi: 10.1097/00000372-199406000-00011. PMID: 7943637

Therapy

Kudose S, Kyriakos M, Awad MM
Clin J Gastroenterol 2016 Dec;9(6):352-357. Epub 2016 Sep 30 doi: 10.1007/s12328-016-0687-y. PMID: 27696205
Berg JC, Scheithauer BW, Spinner RJ, Allen CM, Koutlas IG
Hum Pathol 2008 May;39(5):633-40. doi: 10.1016/j.humpath.2007.10.029. PMID: 18439936

Prognosis

Nicoli TK, Saat R, Tarkkanen J, Kinnunen I, Mäkitie AA, Jero J
J Craniofac Surg 2022 May 1;33(3):803-808. Epub 2021 Dec 2 doi: 10.1097/SCS.0000000000008381. PMID: 34855632
Yu D, Choi JH, Jeon I
BMC Musculoskelet Disord 2020 Jul 11;21(1):454. doi: 10.1186/s12891-020-03492-y. PMID: 32652976Free PMC Article
Coy S, Rashid R, Stemmer-Rachamimov A, Santagata S
Acta Neuropathol 2020 Apr;139(4):643-665. Epub 2019 Jun 4 doi: 10.1007/s00401-019-02029-5. PMID: 31161239Free PMC Article
Plana-Pla A, Bielsa-Marsol I, Carrato-Moñino C; en representación del grupo de Centros, Servicios y Unidades de Referencia (CSUR) en Factomatosis
Actas Dermosifiliogr 2017 Sep;108(7):630-636. Epub 2017 Feb 22 doi: 10.1016/j.ad.2016.12.007. PMID: 28237041
Kurtkaya-Yapicier O, Scheithauer B, Woodruff JM
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Clinical prediction guides

Xiao Y, Feng SQ, Luo T, Zan YS, Li L, Shen LQ
J Musculoskelet Neuronal Interact 2023 Sep 1;23(3):371-376. PMID: 37654224Free PMC Article
Plana-Pla A, García B, Munera-Campos M, Catasus N, Serra Arenas E, Blanco I, Castellanos Perez E, Bielsa I; NF2 Multidisciplinary Clinics HUGTiP-ICO-IGTP
J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 2022 Sep;36(9):1632-1640. Epub 2022 May 21 doi: 10.1111/jdv.18190. PMID: 35490384Free PMC Article
Yu D, Choi JH, Jeon I
BMC Musculoskelet Disord 2020 Jul 11;21(1):454. doi: 10.1186/s12891-020-03492-y. PMID: 32652976Free PMC Article
Val-Bernal JF, Cagigal ML, Mazorra R
Rom J Morphol Embryol 2018;59(1):385-390. PMID: 29940654
Megahed M
Am J Dermatopathol 1994 Jun;16(3):288-93. doi: 10.1097/00000372-199406000-00011. PMID: 7943637

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