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Sarcoma: Introduction

Sarcoma: A malignant carcinoma that is located in connective tissue. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Sarcoma is available below.

Symptoms of Sarcoma

Treatments for Sarcoma

  • Surgery and chemotherapy
  • Radiotherapy - Dependant upon the type of sarcoma as to how radiosensitive the tumor is
  • Recent developments
    • Interferon for certain osteosarcomas after treatment with surgery and chemotherapy
    • Imatinib for gastrointestinal sarcomas
  • more treatments...»

Home Diagnostic Testing

Home medical testing related to Sarcoma:

Wrongly Diagnosed with Sarcoma?

Sarcoma: Deaths

Read more about Deaths and Sarcoma.

Types of Sarcoma

Sarcoma: Complications

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Causes of Sarcoma

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Disease Topics Related To Sarcoma

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

Sarcoma: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:

Misdiagnosis and Sarcoma

Spitz nevi misdiagnosed as dangerous melanoma skin cancer: One possible misdiagnosis to consider in lieu of melanoma is spitz nevi. See melanoma and more »

Sarcoma: Research Doctors & Specialists

Research related physicians and medical specialists:

Other doctor, physician and specialist research services:

Hospitals & Clinics: Sarcoma

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

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

Sarcoma: Rare Types

Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:

Sarcoma: Animations

Research about Sarcoma

Visit our research pages for current research about Sarcoma treatments.

Clinical Trials for Sarcoma

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 Sarcoma include:

Sarcoma: Broader Related Topics

Sarcoma Message Boards

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User Interactive Forums

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Definitions of Sarcoma:

A usually malignant tumor arising from connective tissue (bone or muscle etc.); one of the four major types of cancer - (Source - WordNet 2.1)


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