Gastric schwannoma

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What is gastric schwannoma?

A non cancerous gastric schwannoma is also known as neurilemmoma that occurs in the stomach. It is a non-cancerous nerve sheath (nerve covering) tumor composed of Schwann cells. The tumor can compress nearby nerves and cause weakness, and decreased sensation.

Common symptoms reported by people with gastric schwannoma

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

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Treatments taken by people with gastric schwannoma

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Compare treatments taken by people with gastric schwannoma

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Who has gastric schwannoma on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 0
30s 0
40s 0
50s 0
60s 1
70+ 0
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 0
20-29 years 0
30-39 years 0
40-49 years 0
50-59 years 1
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Sex

Distribution of sex

0% Female
100% Male

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 1
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from gastric schwannoma patients who have completed their condition history
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