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A 39-year-old female asked:

I have a bone tumor is in the femur and causing pain if benign what are some treatments or surgery suggestions? if malignant what suggestions?

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 45 years experience
Need good care: Even in our dysfunctional health care system, all bone tumors require a definitive and rapid diagnosis. The very fact that you have brought this question to healthtap shows your own proactive stance -- which is great -- and the need for you to get with your physician and talk until you either know exactly what is going on, or what will be the next step in your workup. Good luck and be brave.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
See doctor: This is not a do it yourself issue. You should see your doctor for an evaluation.
Last updated Nov 12, 2019

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