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wjps 2018, 7(1): 128-131 Back to browse issues page
Unusual Evolution of Plexiform Neurofibroma in the Scalp: A Case Report
Amine Rafik , Mounia Diouri , Naima Bahechar , Abdessamad Chlihi
National Center of Burns and Plastic Surgery, University Hospital Ibn Rochd, Casablanca, Morocco
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The neurofibromatosis is a frequent and polymorphic genetic disorder. The severity is related to the complications. The degeneration of neurofibroma is a very rare complication of neurofibromatosis. In the literature, a few cases of solitary neurofibroma, which turned into a malignant tumor were reported. In our case, we described a very rare clinical case of neurofibrosarcoma in the scalp, and surgical treatment.

Keywords: Neurofibroma, Neurofibromatosis, Scalp, Schwannoma, Surgery
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Type of Study: case report | Subject: Special
Received: 2016/07/16 | Accepted: 2017/08/29 | Published: 2018/01/21
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Rafik A, Diouri M, Bahechar N, Chlihi A. Unusual Evolution of Plexiform Neurofibroma in the Scalp: A Case Report . wjps. 2018; 7 (1) :128-131
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