There are many differences between sarcomas and carcinomas though both are cancers. They vary in cell and tissue type, treatments, and survival.
Bone metastases are common in people who've had cancer, and they are an extremely painful. Learn what signs may indicate it and how it's treated.
Ollier disease is a condition that occurs as a result of a genetic mutation which causes multiple benign cartilage tumors in the skeletal system.
A tumor, or "neoplasm," is an abnormal growth of body tissue. Learn more about the causes, symptoms, and treatments.
A bone scan (bone scintigraphy) is an imaging test that uses a radioactive tracer to highlight bone damage, disease, or cancer. Learn what to expect.
Neuroendocrine tumors are either benign or malignant tumors that can be found anywhere in the body; they originate from hormone producing nerve cells.
There is much confusion over brain cancer vs. tumors. This article explores the difference between primary and metastatic or secondary brain tumors.
Learn about phyllodes tumors, a very rare type of breast tumor, which can be benign (harmless) or malignant (cancerous).
How long does it take breast cancer to start or develop, to grow, and spread? Why is the growth rate or doubling time important for those who have a lump?
Gastrointestinal stromal tumors are slow-growing sarcomas that develop in the GI tract. Learn the symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment options.