Trigeminal schwannoma

Case:
# 0378254961
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Author(s):

Donato, Angel MD. Huapaya, Janice MD. Figueroa, Ramon E. MD. FACR


Augusta University. Augusta, GA 30912 USA

Email:donatoangel@yahoo.com

Patient:
Male, 43 year(s)

CLINICAL HISTORY

R sided facial weakness improving presented as code stroke, concern

CVA/TIA v. 7th nerve inflammation


IMAGING FINDINGS

There is a 8.1 x 5.7 x 6.3 mm enhancing nodular structure at

the right trigeminal nerve cisternal portion in keeping with a

trigeminal schwannoma, unlikely to explain patient's right sided

facial nerve palsy.

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