Q&A: What is Ewing sarcoma? | Texas Children’s Cancer and Hematology Centers

http://youtu.be/mbHuZekTQ5o The Faris D. Virani Ewing Sarcoma Center, part of the Solid Tumor Programs at Texas Children’s Cancer Center, is dedicated to research, advancement and treatment of Ewing sarcoma, the second most common bone tumor in children. The center was officially established by Dr. Asha and Mr. Farid Virani in honor of their son Faris’ battle with Ewing sarcoma. Topics in this video: 00:21 - What is Ewing sarcoma? 00:45 - What are the symptoms of Ewing sarcoma? 01:06 - How is Ewing sarcoma diagnosed? 01:30 - What is the typical treatment plan for Ewing sarcoma? 02:05 - What is the incidence rate of Ewing sarcoma? 02:24 - What Ewing sarcoma research is being conducted at Texas Children's Hospital? 03:56 - How is the Faris D. Virani Ewing Sarcoma Center unique? 05:08 - How can parents contact the Faris D. Virani Ewing Sarcoma Center? To learn more about the Faris D. Virani Ewing Sarcoma Center at Texas Children's Hospital, please visit http://txch.org/cancer-center/solid-tumor-programs/bone-tumor-program/ewing-sarcoma-center.