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Journal of Cancer Epidemiology
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 680126, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/680126
Research Article

Incidence and Outcomes of Desmoplastic Small Round Cell Tumor: Results from the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results Database

1Children’s Hospital and Medical Center, Omaha, University of Nebraska Medical Center, 8200 Dodge Street, Omaha, NE 68114, USA
2Phoenix Children’s Hospital, 1919 E. Thomas Road, Phoenix, AZ 85006, USA

Received 28 May 2014; Accepted 11 September 2014; Published 5 November 2014

Academic Editor: Lidia Larizza

Copyright © 2014 Christina K. Lettieri et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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