Ewing's sarcoma

noun
Ew·​ing's sarcoma | \ ˈyü-iŋz- How to pronounce Ewing's sarcoma (audio) \

Definition of Ewing's sarcoma

: a malignant bone tumor especially of a long bone (as of the thigh) or the pelvis

First Known Use of Ewing's sarcoma

1927, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Ewing's sarcoma

James Ewing †1943 American pathologist

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“Ewing's sarcoma.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Ewing%27s%20sarcoma. Accessed 15 December 2019.

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Ewing's sarcoma

noun
Ew·​ing's sarcoma | \ ˈyü-iŋz- How to pronounce Ewing's sarcoma (audio) \

Medical Definition of Ewing's sarcoma

: a malignant bone tumor especially of a long bone or the pelvis

called also Ewing's tumor

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