Sheath of Schwann

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Related to Sheath of Schwann: neurilemma
(Anat.) See Schwann's sheath.

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INTRODUCTION: A case of Neurilemmoma of Nasal Septum was first described by Bogdasanian and Stout, (1) schwannoma was benign encapsulated nerve sheath neoplasm composed of Schwann cells first described by verocay in 1908, stout (1935) coined the term neurilemmoma believing that this tumor arises from cells of sheath of Schwann which may also develop in any part of the body.