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NJBMS - Volume 3, Issue 1, July - September 2012

Pages: 83-84
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PRIMARY EXTRAOSSEOUS EWING SARCOMA / PNET AT AN EXTRAORDINARY SITE - THE ORBIT

Author: HEMALATHA. A. L., ASHA U.

Category: Pathology

Abstract:

Ewing sarcoma/ PNET of the orbit is usually a metastatic tumor. Primary orbital Ewing sarcoma/ PNET is extremely rare with only 17 reported cases as per literature. One such rare case of a primary extraskeletal Ewing sarcoma/ PNET of the orbit, which is an extraordinary site for its occurrence in a 4 year old boy, is presented here.

Keywords: Primary, Orbital, PNET, Ewing sarcoma