Hemangiopericytoma of the sciatic nerve. Case report.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

The authors report the case of a hemangiopericytoma arising in a sciatic nerve. It was found to be invasive within the epineurium but sparing surrounding tissues. Adequate resection required sacrifice of the nerve. Hemangiopericytomas can be added to the short list of mesodermal peripheral-nerve tumors.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Young, JN; Friedman, AH; Harrelson, JM; Rossitch, E; Alston, S; Rozear, M

Published Date

  • March 1, 1991

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 74 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 512 - 515

PubMed ID

  • 1993919

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0022-3085

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.3171/jns.1991.74.3.0512


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States