Spectrum of superficial nerve-related tumor and tumor-like lesions: MRI features

Vibhor Wadhwa, Pearlene P. Lee, Glenn M. Strome, Kyung Jin Suh, John A. Carrino, Avneesh Chhabra

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Abstract

Superficial soft-tissue masses arising from skin appendages, metastasis, and inflammatory lesions have been widely reported. However, nerve-related superficial mass-like lesions other than peripheral nerve sheath tumors are less commonly described. High resolution magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is an excellent non-invasive tool for the evaluation of such lesions. In this article, the authors discuss the entire spectrum of these lesions and also outline a systemic diagnostic approach.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)345-358
Number of pages14
JournalActa Radiologica
Volume55
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - 2014
Externally publishedYes

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Nerve Sheath Neoplasms
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Neoplasm Metastasis
Skin
Neoplasms

Keywords

  • Fibrolipomatous hypertrophy
  • Merkel cell tumor
  • Morton neuroma
  • Neuroma in continuity
  • Pacinian neuroma
  • Peripheral nerve sheath tumors

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Radiological and Ultrasound Technology
  • Medicine(all)

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Wadhwa, V., Lee, P. P., Strome, G. M., Suh, K. J., Carrino, J. A., & Chhabra, A. (2014). Spectrum of superficial nerve-related tumor and tumor-like lesions: MRI features. Acta Radiologica, 55(3), 345-358. https://doi.org/10.1177/0284185113494983

Spectrum of superficial nerve-related tumor and tumor-like lesions : MRI features. / Wadhwa, Vibhor; Lee, Pearlene P.; Strome, Glenn M.; Suh, Kyung Jin; Carrino, John A.; Chhabra, Avneesh.

In: Acta Radiologica, Vol. 55, No. 3, 2014, p. 345-358.

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Wadhwa, V, Lee, PP, Strome, GM, Suh, KJ, Carrino, JA & Chhabra, A 2014, 'Spectrum of superficial nerve-related tumor and tumor-like lesions: MRI features', Acta Radiologica, vol. 55, no. 3, pp. 345-358. https://doi.org/10.1177/0284185113494983
Wadhwa, Vibhor ; Lee, Pearlene P. ; Strome, Glenn M. ; Suh, Kyung Jin ; Carrino, John A. ; Chhabra, Avneesh. / Spectrum of superficial nerve-related tumor and tumor-like lesions : MRI features. In: Acta Radiologica. 2014 ; Vol. 55, No. 3. pp. 345-358.
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