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How are bone cancer and cancer of the bone marrow different?

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Dr. M. Jan
Family Medicine
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In brief: Big difference

Bone cancer is the cancer of bony part of the bone and cancer of the bone marrow is the cancer of blood.

In brief: Big difference

Bone cancer is the cancer of bony part of the bone and cancer of the bone marrow is the cancer of blood.
Dr. M. Jan
Dr. M. Jan
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Dr. Noah Federman
Pediatrics - Hematology & Oncology

In brief: Different cancers

Bone cancer refers to actual cancer occuring in the bone tissues and cells of bone like osteosarcoma, chondrosarcoma, and ewing sarcoma.
Cancer in the bone marrow is called leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma which can involve both bone and marrow.

In brief: Different cancers

Bone cancer refers to actual cancer occuring in the bone tissues and cells of bone like osteosarcoma, chondrosarcoma, and ewing sarcoma.
Cancer in the bone marrow is called leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma which can involve both bone and marrow.
Dr. Noah Federman
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