Surgical Oncology News

This section features a sampling of news related to surgical oncology from the popular press, from press releases received, or SSO news directly pertinent to SSO members.

Confronting bone cancer

Author: Fox News
Date:
May 10, 2012

Bone cancer can begin in any type of bone tissue, although it is uncommon. This year, 2,890 new cases of bone cancer will be diagnosed and 1,410 people will die from the disease, estimates the American Cancer Society.

The National Cancer Institute explains that there are three common kinds of bone cancer: osteosarcoma, Ewing's sarcoma and chondrosarcoma...

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