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How does bone cancer kill a person?

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Dr. Kenneth Tepper
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: Invasion

Cancer will kill you if the cancer cells invade healthy tissue/organs and impair their function.
With "bone cancer", this can occur by affecting blood cell production in the bone, or the cancer can metastasize to other organs and cause organ failiure.

In brief: Invasion

Cancer will kill you if the cancer cells invade healthy tissue/organs and impair their function.
With "bone cancer", this can occur by affecting blood cell production in the bone, or the cancer can metastasize to other organs and cause organ failiure.
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