Soft Tissue Sarcoma in Children

About Soft Tissue Sarcoma

Cancers that occur in the connective tissue of the body, such as muscle, fat, and fibrous tissue are usually considered sarcomas. The most common sarcomas in children are rhabdomyosarcoma (muscle), osteosarcoma (bone cells), and Ewing sarcoma (in or outside of bone). However, there are more than 50 other types of soft tissue sarcomas that affect around 900 children each year.

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Soft Tissue Sarcoma in Children was last modified: April 7th, 2015 by Geoff Duncan
Megan Meier, Soft Tissue Sarcoma

Megan Meier, Soft Tissue Sarcoma

4 Months Old at Diagnosis At the age of 4 months Megan lost the mobility of her left arm within a week’s time. Her pediatrician found a knot on her left side of her neck. We were then directly admitted to the hospital for numerous tests. Our local hospital... read more

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