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What are the chances of getting a malignant bone tumor in the jaw?

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In brief: Rare

Malignancies of the jaws are uncommon.
The most common is multiple myeloma (usually 50-70 years), but some tumors, like osteosarcoma and ewing sarcoma are more likely in children (<20 years). No matter -- they are very rare in most groups.

In brief: Rare

Malignancies of the jaws are uncommon.
The most common is multiple myeloma (usually 50-70 years), but some tumors, like osteosarcoma and ewing sarcoma are more likely in children (<20 years). No matter -- they are very rare in most groups.
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Dr. Ronald Achong
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial
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In brief: Rare

Malignant tumors in the jaw bone are very rare.

In brief: Rare

Malignant tumors in the jaw bone are very rare.
Dr. Ronald Achong
Dr. Ronald Achong
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