Supratentorial intraparenchymal schwannoma in a 44-years-old woman: A rare case report

  • Mehdi Khaleghi Department of Neurosurgery, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
  • Alireza Arefidoust Department of Neurosurgery, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran https://orcid.org/0000-0002-3390-3148
  • Raheleh Yaftian Department of Neurosurgery, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
  • Omid Ghamarnejad Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Seyyed Mohammad Ghodsi Department of Neurosurgery, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Keywords: supratentorial intraparenchymal schwannoma, case report

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Published
2018-11-29
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Khaleghi M, Arefidoust A, Yaftian R, Ghamarnejad O, Ghodsi SM. Supratentorial intraparenchymal schwannoma in a 44-years-old woman: A rare case report. IJNL. 17(4).
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