Ewing sarcoma and desmoplastic small round cell tumor

Safia K. Ahmed, Siddhartha Laskar, Nadia N. Laack

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Ewing sarcoma is the second most common primary bone tumor. Successful treatment requires a multidisciplinary approach with chemotherapy and local therapy. In this chapter we review the background, presentation, work-up, treatment, and long-term outcomes of Ewing sarcoma. We also review the background and treatment of desmoplastic small round cell tumor.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationPediatric Oncology
PublisherSpringer Verlag
Number of pages18
StatePublished - 2018

Publication series

NamePediatric Oncology
ISSN (Print)1613-5318
ISSN (Electronic)2191-0812

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Oncology


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