Primitive neuroectodermal tumour of the chest wall (Askin tumour): CT and roentgenographic findings in a 51-year-old male.

@article{Miller1995PrimitiveNT,
  title={Primitive neuroectodermal tumour of the chest wall (Askin tumour): CT and roentgenographic findings in a 51-year-old male.},
  author={Jonathan Miller and K Tomkovich and C F Romberger},
  journal={Respiratory medicine},
  year={1995},
  volume={89 10},
  pages={
          705-8
        }
}
Primitive neuroectodermal tumours of the chest wall (Askin tumours) are rare malignant neoplasms typically presenting as a large mass based in the chest wall in female children and adolescents (1,2). Askin tumours have been previously reported in a 35-yearold, a 3%year-old, and a 67-year-old man (24). We will describe a case of a primitive neuroectodermal… CONTINUE READING