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Ewing Sarcoma of Phalanx—A Common Tumor with an Uncommon PresentationFunding None.
Ewing sarcoma (ES) is a small, blue, round cell tumor usually affecting long bones. In 90% of the cases, it occurs in patients aged from 5 to 25 years. While the incidence shows a peak during the second decade of life, it is extremely rare after the third decade of life.  The disease shows a slight predilection for males (male to female ratio of 1.6:1.0). It rarely arises in fingers. Here, we present a case of ES of phalanx in an adult.
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SB and AC contributed to the conception of the study.SV, LAJ, LD, and SS were responsible for the acquisition. SA, LAJ, SBMC, LKN, AHR, and LKR drafted the work. LD, LAJ, and LKR substantively revised it. All authors have read and approved the manuscript.
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14 March 2022
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