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How often do fractures of the bones leads to sarcoma?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Rheumatology 53 years experience
Never: Sarcoma are malignant tumors of soft tissue and bone. They are not caused by fractures although the presence of one can weaken the bone and lead to a fracture.
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How often do fractures of the bones lead to sarcoma?

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Dr. Edward Gold
Internal Medicine 45 years experience
Never: Fracturesndo not case sarcomas however, sarcomas invading the bone or starting in bone can cause fractures.
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