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A Rare Case of Congenital Ewing Sarcoma/PNET of the Scapula

Jinkala, Sree Rekha MD; Basu, Debdatta MD; Mathath, Dinesan MD; Dubashi, Biswajit MD, DM; Bhaumik, Arpita MBBS

Journal of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology: March 2014 - Volume 36 - Issue 2 - p e134–e135
doi: 10.1097/MPH.0000000000000004
Online Articles: Clinical and Laboratory Observations

Ewing sarcoma (ES)/primitive neuroectodermal tumors (PNET) are known to occur at both central and peripheral locations, as well as at skeletal and extraskeletal sites. They most commonly occur in the first 2 decades of life. We report a rare case of congenital Ewing sarcoma/primitive neuroectodermal tumor arising from the scapula.

Departments of *Pathology

Medical oncology

Radiodiagnosis, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER), Puducherry, India

The authors declare no conflict of interest.

Reprints: Debdatta Basu, MD, Department of Pathology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER), Puducherry 605006, India (e-mail:

Received December 31, 2012

Accepted August 20, 2013

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