Mayo Clinic researchers are studying new ways to diagnose and treat malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors.
Cancer research is conducted in coordination with the Mayo Clinic Cancer Center. The Mayo Clinic Cancer Center receives funding from the National Cancer Institute and is designated as a comprehensive cancer center — recognition for an institution's scientific excellence and multidisciplinary resources focused on cancer prevention, diagnosis and treatment.
See a list of publications by Mayo Clinic authors on malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors on PubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine.
Sept. 03, 2014
- Gilchrist JM, et al. Peripheral nerve tumors. http://www.uptodate.com/home. Accessed July 15, 2014.
- Winn HR. Youmans Neurological Surgery. 6th ed. Philadelphia, Pa.: Elsevier Saunders; 2011. http://www.clinicalkey.com. Accessed July 15, 2014.
- Stucky CCH, et al. Malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors (MPNST): The Mayo Clinic experience. Annals of Surgical Oncology. 2012;19:878.