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Hybrid Nerve Sheath Tumor

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Concept ID:
Neoplastic Process
Synonyms: Hybrid Nerve Sheath Neoplasm; Hybrid nerve sheath tumor; Hybrid Neurofibroma-Perineurioma; Hybrid Neurofibroma-Schwannoma; Hybrid Schwannoma-Perineurioma; Nerve Sheath Tumor, NOS; Nerve Sheath Tumor, Not Otherwise Specified
SNOMED CT: Hybrid nerve sheath tumor (703710008)


A benign nerve sheath tumor characterized by the combination of histologic features seen in schwannomas, neurofibromas, and perineuriomas. [from NCI]

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CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVHybrid Nerve Sheath Tumor

Professional guidelines


Sugita S, Aoyama T, Emori M, Kido T, Takenami T, Sakuraba K, Terai K, Sugawara T, Tsujiwaki M, Hasegawa T
Diagn Pathol 2021 Aug 30;16(1):79. doi: 10.1186/s13000-021-01140-0. PMID: 34461930Free PMC Article
Zipfel J, Al-Hariri M, Gugel I, Haas-Lude K, Grimm A, Warmann S, Krimmel M, Mautner VF, Tatagiba M, Schuhmann MU
Childs Nerv Syst 2020 Oct;36(10):2433-2442. Epub 2020 Jun 6 doi: 10.1007/s00381-020-04703-6. PMID: 32506255Free PMC Article
Miettinen M, Lasota J
Virchows Arch 2001 Jan;438(1):1-12. doi: 10.1007/s004280000338. PMID: 11213830

Recent clinical studies


Uerschels AK, Dengler NF, Chihi M, Lenkeit A, Dinger TF, Jabbarli R, Sure U, Hagenacker T, Wrede KH, Gembruch O
Neurosurg Rev 2023 Aug 18;46(1):205. doi: 10.1007/s10143-023-02107-z. PMID: 37594583Free PMC Article
Chow LT
Pathol Res Pract 2015 May;211(5):409-14. Epub 2014 Nov 14 doi: 10.1016/j.prp.2014.10.014. PMID: 25466465


Goyal-Honavar A, Gupta A, Chacko G, Chacko AG
Br J Neurosurg 2023 Oct;37(5):1326-1329. Epub 2021 Jun 20 doi: 10.1080/02688697.2020.1867061. PMID: 34151661

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