Trigeminal schwannoma

Case contributed by Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard


Right facial sensory changes.


A large heterogeneous mass fills Meckle's cave and extends into the posterior fossa. It has cystic components. 

Features are consistent with trigeminal nerve schwannoma

Case Discussion

Typical appearances of a pathologically proven trigeminal nerve schwannoma. 

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Case information

rID: 2595
Published: 7th May 2008
Last edited: 22nd Dec 2019
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