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Poor prognosis Ewing's sarcoma and peripheral primitive neuroectodermal tumours (PNET)

Cancer Treatment Reviews (1996) 22, 425-436 Joan Maurel*, Rafael Rosell*$ Juan Carlos Lorenzot Departments of *Medical Oncology t Pathology, University Hospital Germans Trias i Pujol, Box 72, 08916 Badalo, Barcelo, Spain Introduction Despite a marked decline in mortality of Ewing’s peripheral primitive neuroectodermal tumours () patients in the last two decades with the advent of chemotherapy regimens better surgical radiation procedures, a subset of patients with poor prognostic features still does not respond favourably with stard treatments. Few specific prospective studies have been addressed to this patient population, available data of more intensive schedules are clearly insufficient. The purpose of this review is to provide oncologists with details of biological features, the tural history, stard new approaches to the treatment of Ewing’s . Epidemiology biology Ewing’s (ES) is a highly malignt tumour of bone soft tissue composed of small, round, blue cells. With recent advances in immunohistology, closely related entities referred to as malignt primitive neuroectodermal tumours () warrant being considered as a single entity, Ewing’s tumours (ESTs). The histopathogenesis is still being debated but a probable neural origin (I, 2) has been suggested. lmmunohistochemical electron microscopy features help to differentiate ES from . Contradictory reports on the http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Cancer Treatment Reviews Elsevier
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