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What is Adult Fibrosarcoma?

What is Adult Fibrosarcoma?

  • Adult Fibrosarcoma: A malignant tumor that develops from fibroblasts (cells that produce connective tissue) and tends to occur in soft tissue or in areas surrounding bones. Adult fibrosarcoma tends to affect mainly deep soft tissue, trunk, head, neck and upper arms and legs. Symptoms are determined by the size and location of the tumor. The tumors are usually slow growing and can metastasize.

Adult Fibrosarcoma: Introduction

Types of Adult Fibrosarcoma:

Broader types of Adult Fibrosarcoma:

What causes Adult Fibrosarcoma?

Causes of Adult Fibrosarcoma: see causes of Adult Fibrosarcoma

What are the symptoms of Adult Fibrosarcoma?

Symptoms of Adult Fibrosarcoma: see symptoms of Adult Fibrosarcoma

Onset of Adult Fibrosarcoma: 4th - 6th decade

Adult Fibrosarcoma: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Adult Fibrosarcoma.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Adult Fibrosarcoma.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Adult Fibrosarcoma: Oncologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Adult Fibrosarcoma.
Treatments for Adult Fibrosarcoma: see treatments for Adult Fibrosarcoma

Name of Adult Fibrosarcoma

Main name of condition: Adult Fibrosarcoma

Adult Fibrosarcoma: Related Conditions

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