Ewings sarcoma


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Related to Ewings sarcoma: osteosarcoma, rhabdomyosarcoma

Ew′ing's sarco′ma

(ˈyu ɪŋz)
n.
a malignant stem-cell bone tumor, usually occurring in the leg or pelvis of children and young adults, characterized by pain, fever, and swelling.
[after James Ewing (1866–1943), U.S. pathologist, who described it]
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The above findings are in keeping with a review article by Arndt et al who found Osteosarcoma, Rhabdomyosarcoma and Ewings sarcoma to be the most commonly occurring malignant musculoskeletal tumours in children and adolescents.
Addition of ifosfamida and etoposide to standarth chemofherapy for Ewings sarcoma and primitive neuroectodermal tumor of bone.
Dan O'Regan was recently diagnosed with Ewings Sarcoma, a rare bone cancer, and is receiving chemotherapy at Queen Elizabeth Hospital.
Caleb is a 15-year-old from Birmingham who was diagnosed with Ewings Sarcoma (a rare form of bone cancer) and touched Glenn's heart whilst he was visiting a friend in Birmingham's Royal Orthopaedic Hospital.
A few isolated cases have been reported of Ewings sarcoma with no detectable rearrangement using an EWSR1 break apart probe.