ISSN 2149-3987 | E-ISSN 2149-553X
Case Report
Schwannoma in the Supraclavicular Region: Case Report
1 Fırat Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi, Kulak Burun Boğaz Hastalıkları Anabilim Dalı, Elazığ, Türkiye  
2 Elazığ Eğitim ve Araştırma Hastanesi, Kulak Burun Boğaz Hastalıkları Kliniği, Elazığ, Türkiye  
3 Fırat Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi, Patoloji Anabilim Dalı, Elazığ, Türkiye  
Turk Arch Otorhinolaryngol 2018; 56: 54-57
DOI: 10.5152/tao.2018.2579
Key Words: Schwannoma, neck, supraclavicular region, benign tumor
Abstract

 

Schwannomas are benign tumors arising from schwann cells in peripheral, cranial, and autonomic nerve sheaths. Approximately half of all cases of schwannomas are observed in the head and neck region. In this study, a 71-year-old male patient presenting with a stiff mobile mass in the left supraclavicular region and diagnosed as a schwannoma after total excision was presented.

 

Cite this article as: Keleş E, Eroğlu O, Özercan İH, Özel İ. Schwannoma in the Supraclavicular Region: Case Report. Turk Arch Otorhinolaryngol 2018; 56: 54-7.

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