Adjacent cervical ganglioneuromas

Ganglioneuroma is a rare benign neurogenic tumor. It presents as a solitary, painless and slow-growing mass. Dumbbell ganglioneuroma in the cervical region is extremely rare. The reported incidence of ganglioneuroma is one per million populations. We describe a new case of dumbbell cervical ganglion...

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Main Authors: Ahmed Abdelghaffar Helal, Refat Badawy, Mohamed Mahfouz, Tharwat Hussien
Format: Article
Language:English
Published: Elsevier 2018-07-01
Series:Journal of Pediatric Surgery Case Reports
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Online Access:http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2213576618300885
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Summary:Ganglioneuroma is a rare benign neurogenic tumor. It presents as a solitary, painless and slow-growing mass. Dumbbell ganglioneuroma in the cervical region is extremely rare. The reported incidence of ganglioneuroma is one per million populations. We describe a new case of dumbbell cervical ganglioneuroma and review the literature for relevant data.
ISSN:2213-5766