First Description of a Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumor Arising in the Nose

@inproceedings{Rizk2013FirstDO,
  title={First Description of a Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumor Arising in the Nose},
  author={Habib G. Rizk and Aline Khazzaka and Amer Sebaaly and Maguy Cherfan and Roland R Tomb and Riad Sarkis},
  booktitle={Case reports in medicine},
  year={2013}
}
We report the case of a 12-year-old girl, who consulted us with one-year history of an 8 mm nose lesion that was painless and firm upon palpation. The lesion was resected conservatively. Immunohistochemistry was in favor of a primitive neuroectodermal tumor (PNET)/Ewing's sarcoma lesion, excluding epithelial, lymphoid, and other tumors. After a second resection, our patient was referred to chemotherapy and has already undergone 9 cycles out of 14. The patient is to date with no evidence of… CONTINUE READING

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