A case of primary Ewing’s sarcoma of the occipital bone presenting with obstructive hydrocephalus

@article{Yasuda2003ACO,
  title={A case of primary Ewing’s sarcoma of the occipital bone presenting with obstructive hydrocephalus},
  author={Takasumi Yasuda and Takayuki Inagaki and Yasuo Yamanouchi and Kazuyuki Kawamoto and Urara Kohdera and Hiromichi Kawasaki and Takahide Nakano},
  journal={Child's Nervous System},
  year={2003},
  volume={19},
  pages={792-799}
}
BackgroundEwing’s sarcomas account for approximately 10% of primary malignant bone tumors. While most of the primary Ewing’s sarcomas occur in the long bones, pelvis, or ribs, approximately 1–6% of these sarcomas arise in the skull. We found approximately 50 cases of Ewing’s sarcoma of the calvarium reported in our search of the literature. Of these, 36 cases were reported in detail.Case report and discussionIn this article we describe a rare case of primary Ewing’s sarcoma of the occipital… CONTINUE READING
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