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According to the University of Washington School of Medicine, bone lucencies can be caused by a variety of factors, such as cysts, cancer, benign tumors or infection. Healio goes on to point out that fractures also cause...

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Bone tumors often cause bumps on the femur bone, according to Healthline. Tumors are either benign, which means noncancerous, or malignant, meaning cancerous. Benign bone tumors grow but do not spread to other areas of t...

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The exact causes of most bone cancers are unknown as of 2014, according to the American Cancer Society. Risk factors such as inherited genetic mutations, exposure to radiation, multiple exostoses syndrome and Paget disea...

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Bone pain in the legs can be a symptom of a variety of conditions, including bone cancer, anemia, infection, injury and overuse, according to MedlinePlus. Osteoporosis, osteomyelitis and leukemia are other possibilities....

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Prolonged menstrual periods can be caused by a variety of factors, such as hormonal fluctuations, benign tumors in the uterus and bleeding disorders, according to Healthline. It's important for women with prolonged menst...

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As with other parts of the body, psoriasis on the feet is caused by a variety of factors, including emotional stress, trauma and infection, according to WebMD. Psoriasis generally runs in families, but it can skip genera...

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White spots that occur on the skin after tanning can be caused by a variety of reasons including low levels of melanin in the skin, a fungal infection and too much exposure to ultraviolet rays. Certain medications also m...

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