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Primary chondrosarcoma

Primary chondrosarcoma: Introduction

Primary chondrosarcoma: A form of bone cancer that originates from cartilage tissue. Primary chondrosarcomas originate from the central parts of previously healthy bones. The most common areas affected are the pelvic bones, femur, humerus, arm, spine and ribs. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Primary chondrosarcoma is available below.

Symptoms of Primary chondrosarcoma

Treatments for Primary chondrosarcoma

  • Complete excision of the tumor where possible, with aim for limb sparing surgery
  • Chemotherapy - no proven role for adjuvant chemotherapy
  • Radiotherapy - used after incomplete resection or for palliation of advanced disease
  • more treatments...»

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Causes of Primary chondrosarcoma

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Disease Topics Related To Primary chondrosarcoma

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Primary chondrosarcoma: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Primary chondrosarcoma

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Hospitals & Clinics: Primary chondrosarcoma

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Primary chondrosarcoma: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Primary chondrosarcoma

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More information about Primary chondrosarcoma

  1. Primary chondrosarcoma: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types

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