Acta Scientific Paediatrics (ASPE)

Case Report Volume 7 Issue 3

Torticollis Revealing an Unusual Location of Ewing's Sarcoma in Children

Z Lamich, A Yahia*, M Elalaoui Elhanafi, K Maani and A Abkari

Pediatric Resident, Department of Pediatric, Tunisia

*Corresponding Author: A Yahia, Pediatric Resident, Department of Pediatric, Tunisia.

Received: February 19, 2024; Published: March 11, 2024


Torticollis is a common symptom in children. The etiologies are multiple and most often benign but sometimes it can reveal a serious disease in particularly a malignant tumor pathology.


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Citation: A Yahia., et al. “Torticollis Revealing an Unusual Location of Ewing's Sarcoma in Children".Acta Scientific Paediatrics 7.4 (2024): 10-12.


Copyright: © 2024 A Yahia., et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


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