Associated with bones
The incidence of osteosarcoma seems to peak at the same time that adolescents are growing most rapidly. Due to this association, research has sought a correlation between osteosarcoma and the levels of growth hormone.
Most common in growing adolescents, and more common in african americans
Your in Danger if
You are experiencing bone pain, or notice a lump or bump on your body
How to get Help
First the tumor must be excised through surgery, then followed by chemotherapy to kill any cancer left behind