Other tumors of bone
Desmoplastic small cell tumor

Author: Nat Pernick, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 20 October 2016, last major update June 2005

Copyright: (c) 2003-2016,, Inc.

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Cite this page: Desmoplastic small cell tumor. website. Accessed December 15th, 2018.
Definition / general
  • High grade malignant neoplasm, usually of peritoneum or other serosal surfaces, rarely in bone or soft tissue
Case reports
Molecular / cytogenetics description
  • EWS / WT1 gene fusion