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  Oct 10, 2018

Sarcomas, latest developments in diagnosis and treatment

What are sarcomas?

Sarcomas are rare tumours of connective tissue, and as a result they can affect any part of the body. These are tumours of fat, nerves, bone, tendons, muscle and skin. They account for about 1% of all adult cancers and approximately 15% of paediatric tumours. In addition to the wide distribution of potential primary sites and the rarity, these are also very heterogeneous tumours with over 80 different histological subtypes.

A sarcoma is a cancer. Sarcoma - malignant tumors made of cancellous bone, cartilage, fat, muscle, vascular, and tissues. © Designua /

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