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A rare tumour of the vulva: a case report of a vulva angioneurofibroma hamartoma in a Cameroonian woman

FF Ymele, E Bechem, PN Njotang, C Nangue, JH Fouedjio, S Damtheou, RM Enow


We present the case of a rare vulva tumour, in a 33 years Cameroonian old woman and managed in Obstetrics and Gynecology Unit of Yaoundé Central Hospital in Cameroon. It was a painless pedunculated vulva tumour which developed over a period of six months. This gigantic rapidly growing tumour, was treated with simple surgical resection. After surgical resection, histology confirmed an angioneurofibroma hamartoma. There has been no recurrence and presently the patient is symptom-free.

Key words: Tumour, vulva, ngioneurofibroma hamartoma
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