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Bone cancer

Bone cancer: Introduction

Bone cancer: Malignancy that occurs in the bone. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Bone cancer is available below.

Symptoms of Bone cancer

Treatments for Bone cancer

  • Surgery
  • Chemotherapy - Usually used pre and post surgery
  • Radiotherapy - Most osteosarcomas are relatively radio-resistant, but may be used in palliative management or where resection margins have not been adequate
  • more treatments...»

Home Diagnostic Testing

Home medical testing related to Bone cancer:

Wrongly Diagnosed with Bone cancer?

Bone cancer: Related Patient Stories

Bone cancer: Deaths

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Alternative Treatments for Bone cancer

Alternative treatments or home remedies that have been listed in various sources as possibly beneficial for Bone cancer may include:

Types of Bone cancer

Curable Types of Bone cancer

Possibly curable types of Bone cancer include:

Rare Types of Bone cancer:

Rare types of Bone cancer include:

Bone cancer: Complications

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Causes of Bone cancer

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More information about causes of Bone cancer:

Disease Topics Related To Bone cancer

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Bone cancer:

Bone cancer: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:

Misdiagnosis and Bone cancer

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Bone cancer: Research Doctors & Specialists

Research related physicians and medical specialists:

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Hospitals & Clinics: Bone cancer

Research quality ratings and patient safety measures for medical facilities in specialties related to Bone cancer:

Choosing the Best Hospital: More general information, not necessarily in relation to Bone cancer, on hospital performance and surgical care quality:

Bone cancer: Rare Types

Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:

Evidence Based Medicine Research for Bone cancer

Medical research articles related to Bone cancer include:

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Prognosis for Bone cancer

Research about Bone cancer

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Clinical Trials for Bone cancer

The US based website lists information on both federally and privately supported clinical trials using human volunteers.

Some of the clinical trials listed on for Bone cancer include:

Statistics for Bone cancer

Bone cancer: Broader Related Topics

Bone cancer Message Boards

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User Interactive Forums

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Definitions of Bone cancer:

Bone cancer is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Bone cancer, or a subtype of Bone cancer, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)


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