9562/0 Neurothekeoma


Synonyms

Nerve sheath myxoma

Definitions

Skin
ICD-O-3 topography code: C44

A benign cutaneous neoplasm now considered as being part of a spectrum
of neuromesenchymal neoplasms characterized by a proliferation of nerve sheath
cells in a variably myxomatous stroma 1
 
Fletcher CDM, Unni KK, Mertens F (Eds.)
World Health Organization Classification of Tumours. Pathology and Genetics of Tumours of Soft Tissue and Bone.
3rd Edition
IARC Press: Lyon 2002



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Connective, subcutaneous and other soft tissues
ICD-O-3 topography code: C49

A benign cutaneous neoplasm now considered as being part of a spectrum
of neuromesenchymal neoplasms characterized by a proliferation of nerve sheath
cells in a variably myxomatous stroma
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Fletcher CDM, Unni KK, Mertens F (Eds.)
World Health Organization Classification of Tumours. Pathology and Genetics of Tumours of Soft Tissue and Bone.
3rd Edition
IARC Press: Lyon 2002



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