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Malignant Schwannoma - Thigh - Photograph
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Malignant Schwannoma - Thigh - Photograph
  • Case ID: 342
  • Diagnosis: Malignant Schwannoma
  • Category: Soft Tissue Tumors
  • Category Type: Nerve sheath tumor
  • Category Sub Type: Malignant
  • Location: Thigh
  • Age: 25
  • Sex: M
  • Treatment: Resection
  • Image ID: 2376
  • Image Type: Photograph
  • Images relating to this case: 2375 , 2376, 2377 , 2378 .

Surgical photograph at the time of exposure through a posterior approach shows a large, dumbell-type soft tissue mass arising from the sciatic nerve with a smaller component to the left and a larger component to the right. On frozen section, the larger one revealed the diagnosis of malignant schwannoma.


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