Peripheral nerve sheath tumour

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

Presentation

Localized swelling in distal leg on lateral aspect. Occasional pain.

Patient Data

Age: 60 yrs
Gender: Female
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Case Discussion

Mixed solid - cystic lesion is seen in subcutenous plane of distal leg on lateral aspect. Superficial peroneal nerve is seen entering and exiting the lesion; at proximal and distal ends respectively.

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Case information

rID: 15825
Case created: 14th Nov 2011
Last edited: 19th Dec 2015
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