schwannoma

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Related to neurilemmoma: neurofibroma, schwannoma
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schwannoma

n schwannoma m; vestibular — schwannoma vestibular
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El schwannoma, tambien conocido como neurilemmoma, neurinoma o fibroblastoma perineural, es una neoplasia benigna de crecimiento lento de los nervios perifericos, generalmente ubicados en tejidos blandos; (1) esta compuesto por celulas de Schwann, que es un tipo de celula glial que envuelve el axon de las neuronas formando la vaina de mielina y cuyo rol principal es guiar correctamente el crecimiento del axon.
Peripheral nerve tumors that may manifest in oral cavity includes several differentials such as schwannoma (also known as neurilemmoma or peripheral nerve sheath tumor), neurofibroma, neurinoma in association with multiple endocrine neoplasia, palisaded encapsulated neurinoma, traumatic neuroma and granular cell tumor.
The diferencial diagnostic include: dermoid cysts [8], papillomatosis [7], SCC [3], condrosarcoma [5], cutaneous melanocytoma [9], basal cell carcinoma in a dromedary camel [2], cutaneous plexiform neurilemmoma (Schwannoma) [6], and fibrosarcoma and osteosarcoma.
Neurilemmoma was first described by Verocay in 1910.
The differential diagnosis for this case includes palatal abscesses, odontogenic and non-odontogenic cysts, soft tissue tumors such as fibroma, lipoma, neurofibroma, neurilemmoma, and lymphoma as well as other salivary gland tumors.
Gum enlargement due to underlying osseous lesions like Tori, exostosis, Fibrous dysplasia, Central cysts, Central neoplasms (Neurofibroma, Hemangioma, Neurilemmoma, squamous cell carcinoma etc.
Schwannoma, also known as neurilemmoma, is an encapsulated tumor originating from the neural sheaths of peripheral neryes.
The first category includes traumatic neuroma, neurofibroma, neurilemmoma, and palisaded encapsulated neuroma (PEN) whereas the second category consists of malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor (MPNST).
El Schwannoma o neurilemmoma es una neoplasia de origen nervioso.
1) Meningioma and neurilemmoma are generally described as an extramedullary but intradural mass.