Journal of
Neuroscience and Behavioral Health

  • Abbreviation: J. Neurosci. Behav. Health
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2286
  • DOI: 10.5897/JNBH
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 65

Case Report

A case of contralateral lower extremity paresthesia involving a cervical schwannoma from the anterior nerve root

Koshi Ninomiya*
  • Koshi Ninomiya*
  • Department of Neurosurgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Suita City, Osaka, Japan.
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Koichi Iwatsuki
  • Koichi Iwatsuki
  • Department of Neurosurgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Suita City, Osaka, Japan
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Yu-ichiro Ohnishi
  • Yu-ichiro Ohnishi
  • Department of Neurosurgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Suita City, Osaka, Japan.
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Takashi Moriwaki
  • Takashi Moriwaki
  • Department of Neurosurgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Suita City, Osaka, Japan.
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Toshiki Yoshimine
  • Toshiki Yoshimine
  • Department of Neurosurgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Suita City, Osaka, Japan.
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  •  Received: 08 April 2014
  •  Accepted: 16 September 2014
  •  Published: 30 September 2014

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