Esophageal schwannoma: report of a case and review of the literature


DALCI K. , YALAV O. , RENCÜZOĞULLARI A. , ERAY İ. C. , ÖZÇELİK C. , DORAN F.

EUROPEAN SURGERY-ACTA CHIRURGICA AUSTRIACA, cilt.46, ss.90-95, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 46 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s10353-014-0252-1
  • Dergi Adı: EUROPEAN SURGERY-ACTA CHIRURGICA AUSTRIACA
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.90-95

Özet

Background Esophageal schwannomas are very rarely seen neurogenic tumors and constitute less than 2 % of all esophageal tumors. The current study reports a case of benign esophageal schwannoma and re-evaluates esophageal schwannomas including our case with the other 42 cases in the literature.