Table of ContentsDefinition / general | Case reports | Positive stains | Molecular / cytogenetics description
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Definition / general
- High grade malignant neoplasm, usually of peritoneum or other serosal surfaces, rarely in bone or soft tissue
- 34 year old man with hand mass and later lung metastases (Am J Surg Pathol 1999;23:1408)
Molecular / cytogenetics description
- EWS / WT1 gene fusion