Ewing sarcoma and desmoplastic small round cell tumor

Safia K. Ahmed, Siddhartha Laskar, Nadia N Laack

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Abstract

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
Pages3-20
Number of pages18
Edition9783319435442
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2018

Publication series

NamePediatric Oncology
Number9783319435442
ISSN (Print)1613-5318
ISSN (Electronic)2191-0812

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Oncology

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Ahmed, S. K., Laskar, S., & Laack, N. N. (2018). Ewing sarcoma and desmoplastic small round cell tumor. In Pediatric Oncology (9783319435442 ed., pp. 3-20). (Pediatric Oncology; No. 9783319435442). Springer Verlag. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-43545-9_2