Extraskeletal Ewing sarcoma of the mesocolon in a child


TÜRKYILMAZ Z. , SÖNMEZ K. , KARABULUT R. , ŞEN M. C. , POYRAZ A. , Oguz A., ...More

JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY, vol.47, no.9, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 47 Issue: 9
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2012.04.009
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY

Abstract

Ewing sarcoma (ES) is a malignant neoplasm usually affecting the skeletal system. Extraskeletal ES is a rare tumor. To date, only 1 case of primary mesocolon ES has been previously reported in an adult. Herein, we present the first case of ES in the mesocolon in a child. (C) 2012 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.