What is the prevalence of primitive neuroectodermal tumor of the thoracopulmonary region (PNET)?

Updated: Dec 25, 2019
  • Author: Joseph F Tomashefski, Jr, MD; more...
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Askin tumors, like other PNETs, most commonly occur in children and young adults. They rarely occur in older adults. Some series have shown a female predilection. [19, 39]


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