Primary malignant tumours of the trigeminal nerve

Can J Neurol Sci. 1986 May;13(2):146-8. doi: 10.1017/s031716710003609x.


We report a case of primary malignant schwannoma of the trigeminal nerve, and review the 5 previously reported cases. Clinical presentation, along with radiological and pathological features are discussed.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Combined Modality Therapy
  • Cranial Nerve Neoplasms / pathology*
  • Cranial Nerve Neoplasms / therapy
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Middle Aged
  • Neurofibroma / pathology*
  • Neurofibroma / therapy
  • Trigeminal Nerve*