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Skull Base. 2002 August; 12(3): 163–166.
PMCID: PMC1656943

Solitary Schwannoma of the Olfactory Groove

Case Report and Review of the Literature


Schwannomas of the olfactory groove are rare tumors. Only 10 have been reported in the past century. The case of a 59-year-old woman with an isolated olfactory schwannoma with cribriform plate erosion is presented.

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