Current concepts in the treatment of Ewing's sarcoma

Kristy L. Weber

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Abstract

Current concepts in the treatment of patients with Ewing's sarcoma are presented focusing on the role of chemotherapy, radiation therapy and surgical resection. Particular attention is given to current methods of limb salvage. Problem areas, including the pelvis, proximal femur and spine, are discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)687-694
Number of pages8
JournalExpert Review of Anticancer Therapy
Volume2
Issue number6
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 2002

Keywords

  • Actinomycin D
  • Adriamycin
  • Cyclophosphamide
  • EWS-FLI-1 translocation
  • Etoposide
  • Ewing's sarcoma
  • Ifosfamide
  • Limb salvage
  • Radiation
  • Vincristine

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Oncology
  • Pharmacology (medical)

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