Ewing's sarcoma is the second most common cancer to come from bone tissue.
Ewing's sarcoma can occur in any bone but the most common locations include:
Ewing’s sarcoma can occur at any age but is most common in school-aged children and teenagers.
Symptoms of Ewing's sarcoma include:
Ewing's sarcoma is a serious disease but is both treatable and curable.
The treatment for Ewing's sarcoma includes chemotherapy and surgery, and sometimes radiation.
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