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 OJO  Vol.4 No.7 , July 2014
Schwannoma of the Superficial Peroneal Nerve in 12-Year-Old Female Child: A Case Report
Abstract: We present a case of Schwannoma of superficial peroneal nerve that presents as single enlarging mass in anterolateral aspect of right leg. After clinical diagnosis work-up is done with ultrasound, MRI and excision biopsy.
Cite this paper: Patil, S. , Dinesh Babu, K. , Reddy, S. , Bandari, D. , Sudhaker, G. and Pranavi, V. (2014) Schwannoma of the Superficial Peroneal Nerve in 12-Year-Old Female Child: A Case Report. Open Journal of Orthopedics, 4, 189-193. doi: 10.4236/ojo.2014.47031.
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