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CASE REPORT
Year : 2022  |  Volume : 19  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 189-191

Brachial Plexus' Schwannoma in a Child


1 Service of Paediatric Surgery, Albert Royer National Children's Hospital, Université Cheikh Anta Diop, Dakar, Senegal
2 Service of Pathological Anatomy, Anatomy Laboratory, Université Alioune Diop, Bambey, Senegal

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Dr. Papa Alassane Mbaye
Villa H71, Hann-Maristes, Dakar
Senegal
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/ajps.AJPS_63_21

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Children's schwannoma is a rare condition, generally occurring in a sporadic way. Its aetiology is still not fully understood. We report the case of a 10-year old girl who presented a left shoulder mass, along motility reduction of the left upper limb for 24 months before presentation at our service. A biopsy resection of the mass gave the diagnosis and 6 months after surgical resection, no complication occurred.


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