Neurofibroma of the vagus nerve in the head and neck: A case report

Johan F.E. Peetermans, Paul H. Van de Heyning, Paul M. Parizel, Jean J. Martin, Glen E.J. Forton, Rudolphe G.M. Vanmaele, Hélène H.D. Valcke, Jean F.E. Marquet, Arthur M.A. De Schepper

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Abstract

A case of a tumor of the vagus nerve, showing typical features of a neurofibroma, is presented. The natural history is reviewed, and several technical investigations, with particular reference to the contributions of magnetic resonance imaging and immuno‐histochemical techniques in the differential diagnosis, are discussed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)56-61
Number of pages6
JournalHead & neck
Volume13
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 1991
Externally publishedYes

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    Peetermans, J. F. E., Van de Heyning, P. H., Parizel, P. M., Martin, J. J., Forton, G. E. J., Vanmaele, R. G. M., Valcke, H. H. D., Marquet, J. F. E., & De Schepper, A. M. A. (1991). Neurofibroma of the vagus nerve in the head and neck: A case report. Head & neck, 13(1), 56-61. https://doi.org/10.1002/hed.2880130109