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Primary bone cancers include osteosarcoma, Ewing sarcoma, and chondrosarcoma. Timely diagnosis is challenging because of late patient presentation and nonspecific symptoms that mimic common musculoskeletal injuries. Find out which symptoms should prompt suspicion for bone cancer, and which imaging modalities should be ordered.
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The treatment of osteosarcoma requires a multidisciplinary approach involving the family physician, orthopedic oncologist, medical oncologist, radiologist and pathologist. Osteosarcoma is a mesenchymally derived, high-grade bone sarcoma. It is the third most common malignancy in children and adolesc...