Teen treated for COVID-19 really had cancer

Case report reveals how his symptoms mimicked the virus but were due to Ewing's sarcoma

A young teen treated for severe coronavirus really had Ewing’s sarcoma, prompting doctors to issue a warning about ‘COVID mimics’.

Lung CT
Chest CT scan on day three.

The 13-year-old Spanish boy had presented to the Castellon General Hospital in Comunidad, Valenciana, with a three-day history of fever followed by dry cough and asthenia.

At presentation he had renewed fever, a thoracic