Plexiform schwannoma

    Article Contributors: 
    Sean Klepper M.D.
    Artur Zembowicz M.D....
    • Term used for a schwannoma comprised of multiple tumor nodules
    • Typically centered on the dermis with extension into the subcutis
    • Composed predominantly of the Antoni A pattern
    • Cytologic atypia is common, but mitoses are absent or rare.

    Cases associated with this book:

  • Right arm lesion, 53-year-old woman
    Author: Artur Zembowicz M.D. Ph.D.

    Conference: Dr. Z's Consultations
  • Lesion excised from the left upper arm of a 32 year old man
    Author: Dr. Sate Hamza MD, FRCPC

    Conference: The Dermpath-l Mailing List Conference