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What is ewing's sarcoma exactly?

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Dr. Ilya Iofin
Orthopedic Surgery
7 doctors agree

In brief: Rare cancer

It is a rare cancer which usually occurs in teenagers and young adults.
It more commonly occurs in bones such as the thigh bone and pelvis, but can occur in other bones and soft tissues. The usual treatment is chemotherapy and surgical removal of tumor. Sometimes radiation is used in addition to or even instead of surgery if surgery would not remove entire tumor or would be to debilitating.

In brief: Rare cancer

It is a rare cancer which usually occurs in teenagers and young adults.
It more commonly occurs in bones such as the thigh bone and pelvis, but can occur in other bones and soft tissues. The usual treatment is chemotherapy and surgical removal of tumor. Sometimes radiation is used in addition to or even instead of surgery if surgery would not remove entire tumor or would be to debilitating.
Dr. Ilya Iofin
Dr. Ilya Iofin
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Dr. Murthy Andavolu
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Cance of soft tissue

It is an aggressive/high grade cancer of the soft tissues usually arising in the bones.

In brief: Cance of soft tissue

It is an aggressive/high grade cancer of the soft tissues usually arising in the bones.
Dr. Murthy Andavolu
Dr. Murthy Andavolu
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Dr. Myron Arlen
Surgery - Oncology

In brief: Rare bone tumor

Ewing's sarcoma is an unommon primary tumor of bone found in younger patients.
It represents a malignant small, round, cell tumor where cancer cells are found primarily in bone or on occasion in soft tissue. .It isi now classified as a primitive neuroectodermal tumor, Most cases are the result of a translocation between chromosomes 11 and 22 Treatment includes chemo. RT and surgery

In brief: Rare bone tumor

Ewing's sarcoma is an unommon primary tumor of bone found in younger patients.
It represents a malignant small, round, cell tumor where cancer cells are found primarily in bone or on occasion in soft tissue. .It isi now classified as a primitive neuroectodermal tumor, Most cases are the result of a translocation between chromosomes 11 and 22 Treatment includes chemo. RT and surgery
Dr. Myron Arlen
Dr. Myron Arlen
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