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Primary Lung Schwannoma: A Rare Benign Tumour

Revanth Maramreddy, Sandeep Singh Rana

Keywords : Lung, Neurogenic tumours, Intrapulmonary lung schwannoma

Citation Information : Maramreddy R, Rana SS. Primary Lung Schwannoma: A Rare Benign Tumour. Indian J Chest Dis Allied Sci 2018; 60 (3):153-154.

DOI: 10.5005/ijcdas-60-3-153

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 18-11-2022

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2018; The Author(s).


Schwannoma or neurilemmoma is a benign tumour arising from the nerve-sheath, with spinal nerve roots being the most common primary location. Though neurogenic tumours are common in the mediastinum, primary neurogenic tumours arising from lung parenchyma are very rare. Here we report a case of a primary lung schwannoma and its management.

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