What is the ewing sarcoma?
Ewing sarcoma is a rare cancer that starts from the long bone of the pelvis, legs or arms, also it could start from some soft tissue. According to the newly research, the ewing sarcoma could start from anywhere, but most cases shows, it would raise from arms and legs first, and transplant to other place.
What is the cause of ewing sarcoma?
It caused by a kind of cancerous cell, named poorly differentiated globular cell. And it would first attack the issues in the long bone.
What are the symptoms of it?
The symptoms could include:
- The affected area would feel pain, stiffness, or unusual fever
- Fever with no reason
- The bone pain, especially in the midnight or after exercise
- Tiredness with no reason
- Loss weight in a short period
- Fracture with no reason
What is the treatment of it?
The unique treatment is not appropriate for this disease. The combination therapy is the best choose, and the doctor would adopt the surgery, radiotherapy and chemotherapy. By the way, the ewing sarcoma is very sensitive to the radiotherapy, and it would shrink in a short time after the radio. But, from the prospection of the long term, the combination therapy should be the first choose.