Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research, ISSN - 0973 - 709X

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Case report
Table of Contents - Year : 2017 | Month : June | Volume : 11 | Issue : 6 | Page : ZD04 - ZD06

Large Solitary Neurofibroma of Face in a Paediatric Patient ZD04-ZD06

Kumar Nilesh, Ramchandra G Naniwadekar, Aaditee V Vande

Dr. Kumar Nilesh,
Associate Professor, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, School of Dental Sciences, Krishna Hospital, Satara,
Karad-415110, Maharashtra, India.

Neurofibroma is a rare, benign, neurogenic tumour which may present as multiple lesions as a part of neurofibromatosis syndrome or as a solitary mass. This paper reports a case of large solitary neurofibroma of face in a young female patient. Clinical presentation, imaging characteristics and management of the pathology has been described in detail. The paper also reviews English literature for similar cases.