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Do you know a website where I can find a diagram or pictures of the osteosarcoma bone cancer?

Do you know a website where I can find a diagram or pictures of the osteosarcoma bone cancer?

Yes: Several web sites are available, if you want recent publications go to pubmed.Gov or info at wikipedia etc. ...Read more

 

Bone: Definition

Bone is a living growing tissue made mostly of collagen (protein that provides soft framework) & the mineral calcium phosphate that adds strength & hardens the framework. Two types of bone are found in the body; cortical (dense compact outer layer) & trabecular (makes up inner layer, is spongy honeyc ...Read more

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What does it mean if having a swollen sac inside the bones of my left ankle as it was seen in the MRI pictures.Any advices..Could it be bone cancer?

What does it mean if having a swollen sac inside the bones of my left ankle as it was seen in the MRI pictures.Any advices..Could it be bone cancer?

Inflammation,probabl: Sounds like you are talking about the joint space in the anlle which is covered with a membrane which can swell with inflammation or trauma. Not likely to be a bone cancer as they are quite rare. ...Read more

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Checklist: Managing Bone Spurs

Wear comfortable shoes
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Use heel cushions
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Ask your podiatrist if you'd benefit from prescription orthotics
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Ask your podiatrist about steroid injections
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I need bisophanates but am so frightened of the side effects of osteonecrosis of the jaw, thrombosis, stroke, bone cancer etc etc how common are these?

I need bisophanates but am so frightened of the side effects of osteonecrosis of the jaw, thrombosis, stroke, bone cancer etc etc how common are these?

Not so common: And much less common than the dread complications of osteoporosis. I'm not impressed with what i've read about the stroke or cancer risk; good oral hygiene and early recognition should help with the uncommon jaw osteonecrosis. Would like to hear from others about what they've decided. ...Read more

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Checklist: Managing Bone Spurs

Visit Podiatrist
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Wear appropriate shoe that provides cushion and comfort
daily
Use antiinflammatory medication
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What does having jaw bone cancer look like?

What does having jaw bone cancer look like?

Bony destruction: A plain film or ct would usually show an area of bone destruction, expansion, or abnormal increased bone density. ...Read more

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How bad is bone cancer osteogenic sarcoma?

How bad is bone cancer osteogenic sarcoma?

Extremely: Most osteosarcomas / osteogenic sarcomas are aggressive. Once almost uniformly fatal, today we are curing many of these hated and all-too-common cancers, especially in younger folks. One of the men who taught me surgery was one of the first survivors; he had only half a jaw but did great and used to laugh about it. I wish you / your loved one the very best. ...Read more

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Checklist: Recovering from a Broken Bone

Exercise, stretch, to improve range of motion, strength & endurance
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Avoid repeat injury or irritating soft tissues before they are ready
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Follow up with your doctor as scheduled. Don't miss appointments.
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Describe the features of primary bone cancer.?

Describe the features of primary bone cancer.?

Variable: You may be referring to either myeloma or bone cancers such as ostesarcoma. Myeloma is often called bone cancer but is actually a blood cancer associated with painful bone lesions, low blood counts, renal problems and increased infections. Osteosarcomas are bone cancers of long bones, common in children/young adults associated with painful growths that can be treated successfully. ...Read more

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Cancer: Definition

An uncontrolled cell growth leading to invasion and metastases is what cancer is defined as. It produced abnormal growth of cells which ...Read more

 

Bone Cancer: Definition

A bone cancer is a condition in which a person has a cancerous tumor in one or more of his bones. Sometimes, ...Read more

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