Glossary for Neoplasms of the arm
Medical terms related to Neoplasms of the arm or mentioned in this section include:
- Arm conditions: Conditions that affect the arm
- Arm pain: Pain or discomfort of one or both arms
- Arm symptoms: Symptoms affecting the arm
- Bone symptoms: Symptoms affecting the body's bones
- Bony abnormalities: lesions of the bone
- Cancer-related symptoms: Symptoms related to cancer.
- Chondrosarcoma: Chondrosarcoma is the second most frequent primary malignant tumor of bone, representing approximately 25% of all primary osseous neoplasms. Chondrosarcomas are a group of tumors with highly diverse features and behavior patterns, ranging from slow-growing non-metastasizing lesions to highly aggressive metastasizing sarcomas.
- Ewing's sarcoma: Ewing's sarcoma is a malignant round-cell tumor. It is a rare disease in which cancer cells are found in the bone or in soft tissue. The most common areas in which it occurs are the pelvis, the femur, the humerus, and the ribs.
- Fibrous Dysplasia: A rare condition where fibrous tissues develops instead of normal bone tissue. One or more bones may be affected and bones in the legs, head and chest are the usual ones affected.
- Metastatic cancer: Any cancer that has spread to other parts of the body.
- Multiple myeloma: A rare malignant cancer that occurs in the bone marrow. More common in skull, spine, rib cage, pelvis and legs.
- Neoplasms: abnormal proliferation of cells.
- Osteochondroma: A bone development abnormality characterized by the development of a benign bone tumor that occurs on the ends of long bones. Symptoms, if any, are determined by the location and size of the tumor. The tumor can occur singly or in multiples and in rare instances the tumors may become malignant.
- Osteoma: A benign bone tumor.
- Osteosarcoma: Osteosarcoma is the most common type of malignant bone cancer, accounting for 35% of primary bone malignancies. There is a preference for the metaphyseal region of tubular long bones. 50% of cases occur around the knee.
- Skeletal symptoms: Symptoms affecting the skeletal system such as the bones.
- Soft Tissue Sarcoma: A rare type of cancerous tumor that originates in soft tissues of the body which includes muscles, nerves, tendons, blood vessels and fat. They can occur anywhere in the body and are often asymptomatic during the early stages and symptoms in the later stages depend on the location and size of the tumor.
- Swelling symptoms: Symptoms causing swelling or enlargement.
- Swollen bone: Enlarged, swollen, or misshapen bones
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