Skin - Nonmelanocytic tumors
Other tumors of skin
Perineurioma

Author: Christopher Hale, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 5 October 2016, last major update September 2012

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Definition / general
  • Benign hypertrophic neuropathy with both intraneural and perineural forms (Brain 2009;132:2265)
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • May be epithelioid or sclerotic, often with “onion bulb” structures of Schwannian origin
Microscopic (histologic) images
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Positive stains
Differential diagnosis