A patient with periorbital pain: A case of isolated schwannoma of the eyebrow

Aslı Duran, Alpay Duran, Hasan Dindar, Tuğba Dindar

Abstract


Schwannomas rarely occur around the orbit and they commonly arise in patients between ages 20 and 70 as unilateral masses with well-defined borders and with a rather slow growth rate. There are only a few case reports with lower and upper eyelid involvement in the English-language literature. In this report, an isolated schwannoma case with eyebrow involvement on the trajectory of the supraorbital nerve in a 24-year-old male patient is presented.


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Schwannoma; eyebrow; supraorbital nerve

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18282/jsd.v2.i1.104

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