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Case Reports in Urology
Volume 2015, Article ID 728062, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/728062
Case Report

Giant Abdominoperineal Malignant Schwannoma: An Unusual Presentation and Surgical Challenge

1Department of Urology, PGIMER, Chandigarh 160012, India
2Department of Pathology, PGIMER, Chandigarh 160012, India

Received 10 December 2014; Accepted 6 March 2015

Academic Editor: Giorgio Carmignani

Copyright © 2015 Pankaj Panwar 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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