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Rib Tumor

Rib Tumor: Introduction

Rib Tumor: The presence of tumour growth in the ribs, whether due to primary malignancies e.g. leukaemic or myeloma infiltration of the bone marrow, or due to secondary bony metastases from another site e.g. lung or breast. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Rib Tumor is available below.

Symptoms of Rib Tumor

Treatments for Rib Tumor

  • Treatment of primary malignancy - surgery, radiation therapy or chemotherapy
  • Radiotherapy of ribs and vertebra for relief of local symptoms
  • Chemotherapy
  • Pain relief
  • Avoidance of traumatic activity - e.g. avoid sports
  • more treatments...»

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Rib Tumor?

Rib Tumor: Related Patient Stories

Causes of Rib Tumor

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Disease Topics Related To Rib Tumor

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Rib Tumor: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Rib Tumor

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Hospitals & Clinics: Rib Tumor

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Rib Tumor: Rare Types

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Rib Tumor: Broader Related Topics

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