Osteosarcoma

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Osteosarcoma

Treatment of osteosarcoma usually requires violent forms of chemotherapy and/or radiation, tumor removal surgery, or amputation of the infected limb. This cancer affects more children and teens than it does adults. out of the estimated 1,490 people that are diagnosed with bone cancer, 28% die from osteosarcoma, and 20% of those people are children under the age of 13.

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Osteosarcoma:What is it and how can it be treated???

.People that contract osteosarcoma are usually tall for their age. the symptoms are usually intsense bone and muscle pain which are sometimes mistaken for growing pains. It usually hits people between 10-30 y.o.

.You can prevent this disease from infecting you by leading a healthy lifestyle and doing exercises that will help your bones to grow stronger.

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Stephen Young

.Osteosarcoma is a bonecancer that causes rapid and excessive bone growth and tumors that highlyaffect the infected area.

Osteosarcoma's origins have not been discovered, but the causes are from radiation to the affected area that cause tumors to grow.

http://www.cancercenter.com/video/cancer-types/medanim/osteosarcoma/


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