Arch Craniofac Surg 2020 Dec 20;21(6):368-371. Epub 2020 Dec 20.
Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, Korea.
Schwannoma, also known as neurilemmoma, is a tumor of the nerve sheath, which most often occurs in the peripheral nerves of the extremities. Schwannoma can be accompanied by symptoms such as pain, paresthesia, and Tinel sign; however, patients can also be asymptomatic. Here, we present the case of a 17-year-old woman who presented with a slowly growing, asymptomatic, postauricular mass that appeared 10 years prior. Read More