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Ewing-like sarcoma/undifferentiated round cell sarcoma in an infant with APC and MSH6 variation: A case report.

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Summary of "Ewing-like sarcoma/undifferentiated round cell sarcoma in an infant with APC and MSH6 variation: A case report."

Ewing-like sarcoma (ELS)/undifferentiated round cell sarcoma (URCS) is a rare type of soft tissue sarcomas (STS), especially in infants, with poor prognosis. It is a so-called "small round cell" sarcoma, and has many features of Ewing sarcoma, but lacks rearrangements in EWSR1. The diagnosis and treatment of this kind of STS remains challenging. BCOR genetic abnormalities have been found in some Ewing-like sarcomas.

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Name: Medicine
ISSN: 1536-5964
Pages: e17872

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