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How soon can bone cancer be diagnosed, if you have no bone pains?

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Dr. Steven Ginsberg
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
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In brief: Not sure

Hello alcides7. Can you elaborate? What symptoms or signs do you have that make you think you have bone cancer? Primary cancers of bone are unusual, but cancers can metastasize from other sites to bones (such as prostate cancer).
There are also bone marrow cancers.

In brief: Not sure

Hello alcides7. Can you elaborate? What symptoms or signs do you have that make you think you have bone cancer? Primary cancers of bone are unusual, but cancers can metastasize from other sites to bones (such as prostate cancer).
There are also bone marrow cancers.
Dr. Steven Ginsberg
Dr. Steven Ginsberg
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Dr. Michael Gofeld
Pain Management

In brief: Bone scan

Bone scan is usually good diagnostic test also pet scan.

In brief: Bone scan

Bone scan is usually good diagnostic test also pet scan.
Dr. Michael Gofeld
Dr. Michael Gofeld
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Dr. Paul Slawek
Radiology

In brief: Very soon bone scan

Nuclear bone scans can diagnose bone cancer long before patient feels pain.

In brief: Very soon bone scan

Nuclear bone scans can diagnose bone cancer long before patient feels pain.
Dr. Paul Slawek
Dr. Paul Slawek
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