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A sarcoma is a rare form of cancer affecting two types of connective tissues in the body. Soft tissue sarcoma invades cartilage, tendons, muscles and blood vessels. Osteosarcoma is found in the bones and is the rarest ty... More »

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Ewing's sarcoma is a type of primary bone cancer that mostly affects children during puberty. It is a very rare type of cancer, accounting for about 1 percent of childhood cancers. While it can occur at any age, its occu... More »

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The prognosis for lung sarcoma is mixed, with an average five-year survival rate of 50 percent, according to the American Cancer Society. Early diagnosis improves the survival rate to up to 83 percent if the cancer is di... More »

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A sarcoma is a cancerous tumor that can develop in different body tissues, such as bone and muscle; soft tissue and bone sarcomas are two different forms of sarcoma that affect people, relates WebMD. Soft tissues of the ... More »

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Sarcoma cancer is a rare type of malignant tumor that occurs in the connective tissues, a group of tissues that connect and support other tissues and body organs. The tumors commonly affect the blood vessels, tendons, fa... More »

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Vulvar cancer is a rare form of cancer that occurs in the tissues of the external female genitalia, according to the American Cancer Society. This area, which is known as the vulva, includes the outer and inner vaginal l... More »

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Carcinoma cancers affect cell development in skin tissue and tissue-lined organs, such as kidneys, while sarcomas are found in bones, nerves, blood vessels and connective tissues, according to WebMD. Carcinoma triggers a... More »

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