neurosarcoma

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Related to malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumour: Neurofibrosarcoma

neurosarcoma

a malignant growth composed of neural, connective, and vascular tissues. Also called malignant neuroma.
See also: Cancer
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Noun1.neurosarcoma - a malignant neoplasm of nerve tissue and fibrous tissue and connective tissue
sarcoma - a usually malignant tumor arising from connective tissue (bone or muscle etc.); one of the four major types of cancer
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We report a case of renal malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumour that highlights the importance of a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in such situation.
Penile malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumour (schwannoma) in a three-year-old child without evidence of neurofibromatosis.
Immunohistochemical and molecular analysis of p53, MDM2, proliferating cell nuclear antigen and Ki67 in benign and malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumours.

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