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Secondary Bone Cancer

Secondary Bone Cancer: Introduction

Cancer that has spread to the bone from another part of the body. Primary bone cancers originate from the bone itself. Secondary bone cancers usually originate from lung, breast and prostate cancers. Secondary bone cancer can occur in any part of the skeleton. ...more »

Symptoms of Secondary Bone Cancer

Treatments for Secondary Bone Cancer

  • Local radiotherapy to sites of bone metastases for symptomatic relief
  • Pain relief
  • Bisphosphonates for high blood calcium levels
  • Fluid replacement if dehydrated
  • Surgery if required for internal fixation of crush fracture
  • more treatments...»

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Secondary Bone Cancer?

Secondary Bone Cancer: Related Patient Stories

Secondary Bone Cancer: Deaths

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Secondary Bone Cancer: Complications

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Causes of Secondary Bone Cancer

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Disease Topics Related To Secondary Bone Cancer

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Secondary Bone Cancer: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Secondary Bone Cancer

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Secondary Bone Cancer: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Secondary Bone Cancer

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Secondary Bone Cancer: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Secondary Bone Cancer

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Research about Secondary Bone Cancer

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Secondary Bone Cancer: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of Secondary Bone Cancer:

The spread of a malignant neoplasm from a primary site to the skeletal system. The majority of metastatic neoplasms to the bone are carcinomas. - (Source - Diseases Database)


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