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Schwannoma


Other Names for this Disease

  • Cellular schwannoma (histologic variant)
  • Melanotic schwannoma (histologic variant)
  • Neurilemoma
  • Neurinoma
  • Plexiform schwannoma (histologic variant)
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Your Questions Answered


3 question(s) from the public on this disease have been answered. Submit a new question.
  • I had a schwannoma removed from my arm. I now have numbness in the area and tingling in my finger. Will these sensations be permanent? And could a previous trauma cause a schwannoma? Click here for answer

  • Can a schwanomma cause vertigo if it is near an ear? Click here for answer

  • I have a fairly large schwannoma / myxoma tumor in my right arm in the tricept. I would like to know if I'm likely to have other such tumors in other parts of my body. Click here for answer

Other Names for this Disease
  • Cellular schwannoma (histologic variant)
  • Melanotic schwannoma (histologic variant)
  • Neurilemoma
  • Neurinoma
  • Plexiform schwannoma (histologic variant)
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.