Peripheral nerve sheath tumor

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel


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

Patient Data

Age: 60 yrs
Gender: Female




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
Published: 14th Nov 2011
Last edited: 8th Apr 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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