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Ewing Sarcoma, Spine
Julia R. Crim, MD
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KEY FACTS

  • Terminology

    • Imaging

      • Top Differential Diagnoses

        • Pathology

          • Clinical Issues

            • Diagnostic Checklist

              TERMINOLOGY

              • Synonyms

                • Ewing sarcoma (EWS)
              • Definitions

                • Round cell sarcoma of bone
                • One of the Ewing family of tumors, a group of cancers with common features that start in bone or soft tissue
                  • 3 main types of Ewing tumors
                    • Ewing sarcoma of bone
                    • Extraosseous Ewing tumor (EOE)
                    • Peripheral primitive neuroectodermal tumor (PPNET)

              IMAGING

              • General Features

                • Radiographic Findings

                  • CT Findings

                    • MR Findings

                      • Nuclear Medicine Findings

                        • Imaging Recommendations

                          DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                            PATHOLOGY

                            • General Features

                              • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                                • Microscopic Features

                                  CLINICAL ISSUES

                                  • Presentation

                                    • Demographics

                                      • Natural History & Prognosis

                                        • Treatment

                                          DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                          • Consider

                                            • Image Interpretation Pearls

                                              Selected References

                                              1. Huang WY et al: Imaging findings of the spinal peripheral Ewing's sarcoma family of tumours. Clin Radiol. 69(2):179-85, 2014
                                              2. Tsutsumi S et al: Magnetic resonance imaging appearance of primary spinal extradural Ewing's sarcoma: case report and literature review. Clin Neuroradiol. 23(2):81-5, 2013
                                              3. Choi SW et al: Primary Ewing sarcoma of lumbar spine in an 8-year-old boy: a case report. J Pediatr Orthop B. 21(4):322-4, 2012
                                              4. Gopalakrishnan CV et al: Primary Ewing's sarcoma of the spine presenting as acute paraplegia. J Pediatr Neurosci. 7(1):64-6, 2012
                                              5. Indelicato DJ et al: Spinal and paraspinal Ewing tumors. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 76(5):1463-71, 2010
                                              6. Maheshwari AV et al: Ewing sarcoma family of tumors. J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 18(2):94-107, 2010
                                              7. Eggli KD et al: Ewing's sarcoma. Radiol Clin North Am. 31(2):325-37, 1993
                                              8. Boyko OB et al: MR imaging of osteogenic and Ewing's sarcoma. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 148(2):317-22, 1987
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                                              KEY FACTS

                                              • Terminology

                                                • Imaging

                                                  • Top Differential Diagnoses

                                                    • Pathology

                                                      • Clinical Issues

                                                        • Diagnostic Checklist

                                                          TERMINOLOGY

                                                          • Synonyms

                                                            • Ewing sarcoma (EWS)
                                                          • Definitions

                                                            • Round cell sarcoma of bone
                                                            • One of the Ewing family of tumors, a group of cancers with common features that start in bone or soft tissue
                                                              • 3 main types of Ewing tumors
                                                                • Ewing sarcoma of bone
                                                                • Extraosseous Ewing tumor (EOE)
                                                                • Peripheral primitive neuroectodermal tumor (PPNET)

                                                          IMAGING

                                                          • General Features

                                                            • Radiographic Findings

                                                              • CT Findings

                                                                • MR Findings

                                                                  • Nuclear Medicine Findings

                                                                    • Imaging Recommendations

                                                                      DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                                                                        PATHOLOGY

                                                                        • General Features

                                                                          • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                                                                            • Microscopic Features

                                                                              CLINICAL ISSUES

                                                                              • Presentation

                                                                                • Demographics

                                                                                  • Natural History & Prognosis

                                                                                    • Treatment

                                                                                      DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                                                                      • Consider

                                                                                        • Image Interpretation Pearls

                                                                                          Selected References

                                                                                          1. Huang WY et al: Imaging findings of the spinal peripheral Ewing's sarcoma family of tumours. Clin Radiol. 69(2):179-85, 2014
                                                                                          2. Tsutsumi S et al: Magnetic resonance imaging appearance of primary spinal extradural Ewing's sarcoma: case report and literature review. Clin Neuroradiol. 23(2):81-5, 2013
                                                                                          3. Choi SW et al: Primary Ewing sarcoma of lumbar spine in an 8-year-old boy: a case report. J Pediatr Orthop B. 21(4):322-4, 2012
                                                                                          4. Gopalakrishnan CV et al: Primary Ewing's sarcoma of the spine presenting as acute paraplegia. J Pediatr Neurosci. 7(1):64-6, 2012
                                                                                          5. Indelicato DJ et al: Spinal and paraspinal Ewing tumors. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 76(5):1463-71, 2010
                                                                                          6. Maheshwari AV et al: Ewing sarcoma family of tumors. J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 18(2):94-107, 2010
                                                                                          7. Eggli KD et al: Ewing's sarcoma. Radiol Clin North Am. 31(2):325-37, 1993
                                                                                          8. Boyko OB et al: MR imaging of osteogenic and Ewing's sarcoma. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 148(2):317-22, 1987