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International Journal of Pulmonary and Respiratory Sciences

Vol. 2, Issue 1, Part A (2020)

Primary pulmonary ewing’s sarcoma: Case report

Author(s):

Vipul Kumar, Elu Mary Mampilly, Ajit Kumar

Abstract:

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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How to cite this article:
Vipul Kumar, Elu Mary Mampilly, Ajit Kumar. Primary pulmonary ewing’s sarcoma: Case report. Int. J. Pulm. Respir. Sci. 2020;2(1):06-08. DOI: 10.33545/26648504.2020.v2.i1a.9