International Journal of Pulmonary and Respiratory Sciences

International Journal of Pulmonary and Respiratory Sciences


International Journal of Pulmonary and Respiratory Sciences
International Journal of Pulmonary and Respiratory Sciences
2020, Vol. 2, Issue 1

Primary pulmonary Ewing’s sarcoma: Case report


Dr. Vipul Kumar, Dr. Elu Mary Mampilly, Dr. Ajit Kumar


Primary Pulmonary Ewing’s sarcoma is an extremely rare neuroectodermal tumour. Ewing’s sarcoma family is a group of aggressive tumours, mostly arising from bone. Extraskeletal Ewing’s sarcoma involving the lung is extremely rare, with only few cases reported till date. We report a case of a 17-year old female who was diagnosed of Primary pulmonary Ewing’s sarcoma who presented with breast swelling, chest pain, cough and breathlessness associated with right lung mass on chest radiography. Patient was started on chemoradiation and has symptomatically improved. Patient is at present under evaluation of surgical intervention.
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