Sarcoma Cancer

Soft Tissue Cancer

Cancer Definitions

  • is

    the disease caused by an uncontrolled division of abnormal cells in a part of the body.


  • a malignant growth or tumor resulting from the division of abnormal cells

What Is Sarcoma?

Sarcoma is a malignant tumor of connective or other non epithelial.In other words a type of cancer that develops from certain tissues, like bone or muscle.This is a rare cancer
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Sarcoma Hot-spots (where you will usually find sarcoma)

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Where exactly do i get affected by it?

It occurs in the soft tissue of the body.

Question...What causes Sarcoma Proffesor.CJ

I have yet to know what actually causes Sarcoma but i do know what will higher your risk factor

  • Genetics
  • Paget's disease (Bone disorder)
  • After pregnancy
  • Genetic disorder
  • Radiaton exposure
  • Other forms of cancer like Skin,Bladder,Kidney and Breast cancer

Is it treatable?

Of course it takes about 4-5 surgeries to cure it but there can be a reoccurance

Or you can get radiotherapy,chemotherapy or biological therapy

Sarcoma facts


  1. 50 types of Sarcoma
  2. Two types of sarcoma Soft tissue and Bone sarcoma
  3. In 2014 their were 12,000 cases of soft Tissue sarcoma and 3,000 for Bone sarcoma

Symptoms

1st sign-Painless lump possibly swelling

2nd-Abdominal pain with growing pain

3rd-Vomiting blood

Survival rate

Stage 1-90%

Stage 2-81%

Stage 3-56%

Stage 4-Unknown percentage

5 year survival rate is 16%