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Case Reports in Neurological Medicine
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 171494, 3 pages
Case Report

Intracerebral Schwannoma in a 16-Year-Old Girl: A Case Report and Review of the Literature

1Department of Neurosurgery, Sri Ramachandra Medical Centre and Research Institute, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600116, India
2Department of Pathology, Government Medical College, Thrissur, Kerala 680596, India

Received 27 July 2013; Accepted 3 September 2013

Academic Editors: P. Berlit and R. Koide

Copyright © 2013 R. Srinivas et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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