Bone Cancer

Bone cancer is a rare type of cancer that starts in the cells of the bone. It can occur in any bone in the body, but it is most common in the long bones of the legs and arms, as well as the pelvis and the chest. There are several different types of bone cancer, including primary bone cancer, which starts in the bone, and secondary bone cancer, which spreads to the bone from another part of the body.

The most common symptoms of bone cancer include pain in the affected bone, swelling and tenderness around the affected area, and a feeling of weakness or fatigue. Other symptoms may include fever, weight loss, and anemia.

Treatment for bone cancer typically involves surgery to remove the cancerous tissue, followed by chemotherapy or radiation therapy to kill any remaining cancer cells. The specific treatment plan will depend on the type and stage of the cancer, as well as the overall health of the person. It is important to seek medical attention as soon as possible if you experience any of the above symptoms, as early detection and treatment can greatly improve the chances of a successful outcome.

What Causes Bone Cancer

Signs and Symptoms of Bone Cancer

Best Treatment Options for Bone Cancer

Bone Cancer Survival Rate
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Is bone cancer usually fatal?