Which clinical history findings are characteristic of primitive neuroectodermal tumor of the thoracopulmonary region (PNET)?

Updated: Dec 25, 2019
  • Author: Joseph F Tomashefski, Jr, MD; more...
  • Print
Answer

Answer

The major presenting clinical manifestations of Askin tumors are a soft-tissue palpable mass of the chest wall that may be painless or painful and dyspnea due to pleural effusion or lung compression.


Did this answer your question?
Additional feedback? (Optional)
Thank you for your feedback!