Ewing's Sarcoma Incidence
Facts about Ewing's sarcoma:
- Ewing's sarcoma is rare.
- Ewing's sarcoma accounts for about one third of primary bone cancers in children.
- Ewing's sarcoma usually occurs between 4 and 15 years of age.
- Ewing's sarcoma is slightly more common in males, African Americans and Asians.
- Most Ewing's tumors occur in the long bones of the arms or legs.
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