Bone cancer sarcoma; Bone Cancer, Osteosarcoma/Malignant Fibrous Histiocytoma; Cancer, Bone; Ewing's Sarcoma; Osteosarco...
Osteosarcoma is a disease in which cancer (malignant) cells are found in the bone. It is the most common type of bone cancer. In children, it occurs most commonly in the bones around the knee. Osteosarcoma most often occurs in adolescents and young adults. Malignant fibrous histiocytoma of bone (MFH) is a rare tumor of the bone. It may occur following radiation treatments. MFH is generally treated the same as osteosarcoma and appears to have a similar response to treatment. Ewing's sarcom...
Cancer is a class of diseases characterized by uncontrolled cell division and the ability of these cells to invade other tissues, either by direct growth into adjacent tissue (invasion) or by migration of cells to distant sites (metastasis). This unregulated growth is caused by a series of acquired or inherited mutations to DNA within cells, damaging genetic information that define the cell functions and removing normal control of cell division. ...
Bone Cancer as related to Cancers
- Bone Cancer - National Cancer Institute
Information about bone cancer and tumors from the U.S. National Cancer Institute.
- Bone Tumors: Primary Bone Cancer, Metastatic Cancer, and ...
Bone tumors develop when cells in the bone divide without control, forming a mass of tissue. Most bone tumors are benign, which means they are not cancer and cannot ...
- Bone Cancer Home Page - National Cancer Institute
Information about bone cancer treatment, clinical trials, research, and other topics from the National Cancer Institute.
- Bone Cancer | Learn About Cancer | American Cancer Society
If you are facing bone cancer, we can help you learn about your treatment options and possible side effects, and point you to information and services to help you get ...
- Bone Cancer Types, Symptoms, Treatment, Diagnosis, Signs ...
The majority of cancer involving the bones is metastatic disease from other remote cancers. Primary bone cancer is much rarer. Not all bone tumors are cancerous.
- Bone tumor - Wikipedia, the free encyclopediaen.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bone_cancer
Bone Cancer: MedlinePlus - U.S. National Library of Medicine
Cancer that starts in a bone is uncommon. Cancer that has spread to the bone from another part of the body is more common. There are three types of bone cancer: