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A Rare Case of Neurofibroma of the Anterior Abdominal Wall
PUBLISHED October 15, 2022 (DOI: https://doi.org/10.54985/peeref.2210p1298494)
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Lakshya Mittal1 , Reetesh Pathak1
- Jaipur National University Institute For Medical Sciences & Research Centre
Conference / event
- 16th Annual Conference of Hernia Society of India, May 2022 (Jaipur, India)
- Neurofibroma is the most prevalent benign neurogenic tumour. Neurofibromas in the abdominal wall are very rare and not reported till now in this area to the tertiary care teaching hospital. The most common site affected is the retroperitoneal space. Provisional diagnosis can be made by ultrasonography, CT scan, MRI, but final diagnosis is made by histopathology and immunohistochemistry. Treatment includes surgical wide excision.
- Rare, Hernia, Neurofibroma, Abdomen, Tumour
- Anatomy and Physiology, Biological Sciences, Education, Medicine
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- No competing interests were disclosed.
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- The datasets generated during and / or analyzed during the current study are available from the corresponding author on reasonable request.
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