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Chest Wall Tumors is a topic covered in the Pediatric Surgery NaT.

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Chest wall tumors pose specific challenges and the pediatric surgeon should be aware of the differences between benign and malignant lesions. Chest wall tumors are rare with fewer than 25 patients with rhabdomyosarcoma and thirty patients with Ewing sarcoma occurring in the United States per year.

see also Ewing Sarcoma of the Chest Wall, Rhabdomyosarcoma of the Chest Wall, Benign Chest Wall Tumors and Chest Wall Resection.

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Last updated: August 3, 2018


Shamberger, Robert C. "Chest Wall Tumors." Pediatric Surgery NaT, American Pediatric Surgical Association, 2018. APSA Webapp, www.pedsurglibrary.com/apsa/view/Pediatric-Surgery-NaT/829122/all/Chest_Wall_Tumors.
Shamberger RC. Chest Wall Tumors. In: Waldhausen J, Powell D, Hirschl R, eds. Pediatric Surgery NaT. American Pediatric Surgical Association; 2018. https://www.pedsurglibrary.com/apsa/view/Pediatric-Surgery-NaT/829122/all/Chest_Wall_Tumors. Accessed July 17, 2019.
Shamberger, R. C. (2018). Chest Wall Tumors. In Waldhausen, J., Powell, D., & Hirschl, R. (Eds.), Pediatric Surgery NaT. Available from https://www.pedsurglibrary.com/apsa/view/Pediatric-Surgery-NaT/829122/all/Chest_Wall_Tumors
Shamberger RC. Chest Wall Tumors [Internet]. In: Waldhausen J, Powell D, Hirschl R, editors. Pediatric Surgery NaT. American Pediatric Surgical Association; 2018. [cited 2019 July 17]. Available from: https://www.pedsurglibrary.com/apsa/view/Pediatric-Surgery-NaT/829122/all/Chest_Wall_Tumors.
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