Ewing's sarcoma of the axial system in patients older than 15 years: dismal prognosis despite intensive multiagent chemotherapy and aggressive local treatment.

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BACKGROUND Older age and axial location of Ewing's sarcoma have been reported as unfavorable prognostic factors. METHODS The records of patients older than 15 years with the Ewing's family of tumors were reviewed retrospectively. After the induction chemotherapy consisting of alternating vincristine, adriablastin, cyclophosphamide (VAC) and etoposide… (More)

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@article{Argon2004EwingsSO, title={Ewing's sarcoma of the axial system in patients older than 15 years: dismal prognosis despite intensive multiagent chemotherapy and aggressive local treatment.}, author={Andaç Argon and Mert Başaran and Fulya Yaman and Yavuz Dizdar and Burak Sakar and Hakan Caml{\'i}ca and Sevil E Bavbek and Harzem Ozger and Emin Darendeliler and Haluk Onat}, journal={Japanese journal of clinical oncology}, year={2004}, volume={34 11}, pages={667-72} }