Ewing's sarcoma

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Ewing's sarcoma

(ˈjuːɪŋz)
n
(Pathology) a form of malignant bone tumour most commonly found in children and young people. Also called: peripheral primitive neuroectodermal tumour
[C20: named after James Ewing (1866–1943), US pathologist who first described it]
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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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Noun1.Ewing's sarcoma - malignant tumor in bone marrow (usually in the pelvis or in long bones)
sarcoma - a usually malignant tumor arising from connective tissue (bone or muscle etc.); one of the four major types of cancer
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Other neoplasms which occur in this age group include mesoblastic nephroma, multi cystic nephroma, rhabdoid tumor, clear cell sarcoma, Ewing's sarcoma, PNET, desmoplastic small round cell tumor, meta nephric stromal tumor, poly phenotypic anaplastic sarcoma, ossifying renal tumor of infancy, embryonal sarcoma, intra renal teratoma, epitheloid tumor, intra renal pure yolk sac tumor.