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View in Spanish: Tumor neuroectodérmico primitivo periférico

Peripheral primitive neuroectodermal tumor (peh-RIH-feh-rul PRI-mih-tiv NOOR-oh-EK-toh-DER-mul TOO-mer)
A type of cancer that forms in bone or soft tissue. Also called Ewing sarcoma and pPNET.

Source: National Cancer Institute Dictionary of Cancer Terms, available at www.cancer.gov/dictionary.