Ewing sarcoma is a rare type of cancer in the soft tissues of the bones. This type of cancer occurs in the long bones of the body. This cancer begins in the long bones of pelvis or arms but it can in any bone. In rare this cancer occurs most of the time begins in the arms, legs, and abdomen. A major advancement in the treatment improved the outcomes. But after the treatment, the patients have to look after the late consequences of the disease. This type of cancer is more common in the teenagers and young adults but it can occur at age.
An abnormal Genetic exchange between chromosomes 11 and 22 is the cause of developing Ewing's sarcoma.
It is manifested by the following symptoms
- Pain and swelling around the site of the tumor.
- Weight loss
- Decreased appetite
It is treated like all other cancers by following methods