Tibial nerve schwannoma

Case contributed by Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard


40 yo male with a gradually enlarging mass in the posterior aspect of the left calf that was palpable to examination. There were no findings on neurological examination.

Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Gender: Male

Vividly enhancing mass posterior to the proximal tibia. 

Case Discussion

Micorsurgical removal demonstrated of a tibial nerve schwannoma.

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Case information

rID: 4759
Published: 9th Oct 2008
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
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