Ewing's sarcoma

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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.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Ewing%27s%20sarcoma. Accessed 26 Jun. 2022.

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Ewing's sarcoma

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

Medical Definition of Ewing's sarcoma

: a malignant tumor especially of a long bone (as of the thigh) or the pelvis that occurs primarily in children and young adults

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