Published in Cancer Weekly, June 10th, 2008
"These tumours are highly aggressive and are known to have a poor prognosis. Immunostaining with at least two neural markers and evidence of, an abnormal t(11;22)(q24;q12) translocation are hallmark features in this diagnosis," wrote I. Gunawardena and colleagues.
The researchers concluded: "We present the first reported case of peripheral primitive neuroectodermal tumour to occur in the tongue."
Gunawardena and colleagues published their study in the Journal of...
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