A childhood case of intrascrotal neurofibroma with a brief review of the literature


Turkyilmaz Z. , Sonmez K. , Karabulut R. , Dursun A., Isik L., Basaklar C., ...Daha Fazla

JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY, cilt.39, sa.8, ss.1261-1263, 2004 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 39 Konu: 8
  • Basım Tarihi: 2004
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2004.04.026
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1261-1263

Özet

Solitary neurofibroma unassociated with neurofibromatosis type I (NFI) arising within the scrotum is an extremely rare benign tumor. There are 8 cases reported in the literature with only 1 that occurred in childhood. In the current report the authors describe an additional adolescent patient, the second case encountered in childhood and the ninth case reported in the literature, together with a review of the related articles. (C) 2004 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.