Second cancers in patients with the Ewing sarcoma family of tumours.

@article{Navid2008SecondCI,
  title={Second cancers in patients with the Ewing sarcoma family of tumours.},
  author={Fariba Navid and Catherine Billups and Tiebin Liu and Matthew J. Krasin and Carlos Rodriguez-Galindo},
  journal={European journal of cancer},
  year={2008},
  volume={44 7},
  pages={
          983-91
        }
}
BACKGROUND Patients are at risk of second malignancies (SM) after treatment for Ewing sarcoma family of tumours (ESFT). METHODS We performed a retrospective review of 237 patients with ESFT treated at our institution from September 1979 through to February 2004. Cumulative incidence (CI) of SM by the type of malignancy and treatment was estimated. RESULTS Twelve patients with SM were identified. Secondary leukaemia (SL) developed in 8 patients (2 ALL, 6 MDS/AML), a median 2.6 years (range 1… CONTINUE READING

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