What is the prognosis of pleural desmoplastic small round cell tumor (DSRCT)?

Updated: Dec 25, 2019
  • Author: Joseph F Tomashefski, Jr, MD; more...
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DSRCT is a highly aggressive neoplasm. Death usually occurs within 2 years of diagnosis. [13] There have been no specific predictive factors described. Treatment consists of combination chemotherapy.


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