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Table 1 Pediatric lingual schwannomas—review of literature

From: Recurrent schwannoma of the tongue in a pediatric patient—report of a rare case with an updated review of literature

SN
[ref]
Author Year Age (years) Sex Symptom Sizea (mm) Site Surgical approach FU (months)
1 [4] Craig 1964 8 F Painless mass 30 Posterior Transoral NA
2 [5] Uj 1967 13 F Painless mass NA NA Transoral NA
3 [6] Barbosa et al. 1984 12 M Painless mass 5 NA Transoral NA
4 [7]b Piatelli et al. 1984 18 F Painless mass NA Anterior Transoral NA
5 [8] Akimoto et al. 1987 14 M Painless mass 10 Anterior Transoral NA
6 [8] Siar et al. 1988 17 F Painless mass 30 Posterior Transoral 12
7 [8] Siar et al. 1988 13 F Painless mass 44 NA Transoral 8
8 [3] Pfeifle et al. 2001 18 M Painless mass 20 Anterior Transoral NA
9 [8] Bassichis et al. 2004 9 M Snoring, breathing difficulty 23 Posterior Transoral 60
10 [9] Cinar et al. 2004 7 M Painless mass 10 Anterior Transoral NA
11 [8] Nakasato et al. 2005 9 F Bleeding/ulceration 20 Postero-lateral Transoral 17
12 [8] Vafiadis et al. 2005 18 M Painless mass 31 Anterior Transoral 36
13 [10] Enoz et al. 2006 7 M Dysphagia/pain 25 Anterior Transoral 60
14 [8] Hsu et al. 2006 9 M Painless mass 12 Anterior Transoral 56
15 [8] Hsu et al. 2006 15 F Painless mass 12 Anterior Transoral 136
16 [8] Hsu et al. 2006 12 F Painless mass 16 Anterior Transoral 13
17 [8] Pereira et al. 2008 12 M Painless mass 15 Postero-lateral Transoral 12
18 [8] Gupta et al. 2009 18 F Painless mass 10 Anterior Transoral NA
19 [8] Karaca et al. 2010 13 F Dysphagia 20 Postero-lateral Transoral 12
20 [8] Naidu et al. 2010 12 M Paresthesia/bleed/ulceration 20 Antero-lateral Transoral 3
21 [11] Husain et al. 2011 10 F Difficulty in mastication and phonation 50 Antero-lateral Transoral 12
22 [8] Lukšić et al. 2011 10 M Painless mass 15 Postero-lateral Transoral 60
23 [11] Manna et al. 2012 15 M Difficulty in mastication/swallowing 17 Posterior Transoral 6
24 [11] Bhola et al. 2014 14 F Painless mass 15 Antero-lateral Transoral 12
25 [8] Moreno-Garcia et al. 2014 13 F Painless mass 20 Anterior Transoral 12
26 [12] Franco et al. 2017 14 M NA 15 NA NA NA
27 [13] Fan et al. 2017 16 M Painless mass 25 Posterior(tongue base) Transoral 22
28 [14]c Amer et al. 2018 13 F Painless mass with chewing difficulty 20 Anterior Transoral NA
29 [15] Ahmad et al. 2020 14 F Dysphagia 30 Posterior Transoral 24
30 [16] Thompson et al. 2020 12 F Lingual mass 7 Anterior Transoral 48
    12 F Lingual mass 15 Anterior Transoral 9
    18 M Lingual mass 7 Anterior Transoral 70
    17 F Lingual mass 31 Anterior Transoral 14
    17 M Lingual mass 7 Anterior Transoral 1
31. Present case   13 F Recurrent painless mass 20 Posterior Transoral 36
  1. SN serial number, M male, F female, mm millimeter, NA not available, FU follow-up
  2. aLargest dimension of the tumor
  3. bCase of malignant schwannoma)
  4. cThe patient with neurofibromatosis-2