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Ewing's Sarcoma (Sarcoma, Ewing) Summary

Description: A malignant tumor of the bone which always arises in the medullary tissue, occurring more often in cylindrical bones. There are conspicuous foci of necrosis in association with irregular masses of small, regular, rounded or ovoid cells with very scanty cytoplasm. The tumor occurs usually before the age of 20, about twice as frequently in males as in females. (From Dorland, 27th ed; Stedman, 25th ed)

Also Known As: Sarcoma, Ewing; Sarcoma, Ewing's; Ewing Tumor; Ewings Tumor; Sarcoma, Ewings Show All >>

Networked: 1407 relevant articles (73 outcomes, 145 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Ewing's Sarcoma

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Ifosfamide : 7 outcomes 16 studies in 44 results : FDA 7 Generic
  2. Cyclophosphamide (Cytoxan) : 6 outcomes 11 studies in 55 results : FDA 10 Generic
  3. Etoposide (VP 16) : 6 outcomes 8 studies in 35 results : FDA 16 Generic
  4. Doxorubicin (Adriamycin) : 4 outcomes 11 studies in 55 results : FDA 12 Generic
  5. Vincristine (Oncovin) : 4 outcomes 9 studies in 43 results : FDA 17 Generic
  6. Dactinomycin (Ac-De) : 3 outcomes 7 studies in 23 results : FDA 2 Generic
  7. Anthracyclines : 3 outcomes in 3 results : IBA
  8. Protons (Proton) : 2 outcomes in 6 results : IBA
  9. Dihydrotachysterol (AT 10) : 2 outcomes in 3 results : IBA
  10. Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha (Tumor Necrosis Factor) : 1 outcome 3 studies in 14 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Ewing's Sarcoma

  1. Neoplasms (Cancer)
  2. Sarcoma (Soft Tissue Sarcoma)
  3. Osteosarcoma (Osteogenic Sarcoma)
  4. Rhabdomyosarcoma
  5. Neoplasm Metastasis (Metastasis)
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Key Therapies for Ewing's Sarcoma

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  1. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 34 outcomes 30 studies in 323 results
  2. Radiotherapy : 6 outcomes 12 studies in 134 results
  3. Adjuvant Chemotherapy : 6 outcomes 6 studies in 42 results
  4. Heterologous Transplantation (Xenotransplantation) : 3 outcomes in 37 results
  5. Aftercare (After-Treatment) : 2 outcomes 1 study in 18 results
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