Giant ancient schwannoma of the posterior mediastinum

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam


A 25 year old female complaining of chest pain and shortness of breath for 2 months.

Patient Data

Age: 25
Gender: Female

Large well defined posterior mediastinal rounded lesion.

Large posterior mediastinal will defined rounded lesion.

Case Discussion

Pathologically proven schwannoma, weighing 546 grams.

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Case information

rID: 8849
Published: 3rd Mar 2010
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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