Schwannoma nasal cavity: a clinicopathological case report


  • Fathima Seles M. Institute of Pathology, Madras Medical College, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
  • Padmakantha Srinivasan Institute of Pathology, Madras Medical College, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
  • Narmadha Ramadoss Institute of Pathology, Madras Medical College, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India



Schwannoma, Neurilemmoma, Neurioma, Nasal cavity, Benign nerve sheath tumor, Peripheral nerve sheath tumor, Histopathology, Clinicopathological


Nasal cavity schwannomas are uncommon lesions, representing less than 4% of all head and neck schwannomas. They give rise to nonspecific symptoms such as nasal obstruction, epistaxis, and anosmia. Here we report a 18year old girl who presented with nasal discharge and recurrent epistaxis for four months.


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