Bone Sarcomas

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This chapter presents a series of case studies with questions related to bone sarcomas. The first case study is about a 17-year-old Caucasian male diagnosed with Ewing sarcoma of the left humerus. Other case studies include a 52-year-old Caucasian male with 1-year history of worsening back pain despite conservative treatment, a 54-year-old Asian male diagnosed with a large chordoma of the sacrum, and a 20-year-old Caucasian male evaluated for unremitting left knee pain. Finally, the chapter discusses the case study of a 58-year-old African-American female with pain in her left leg with weight bearing.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Larrier, N; Eward, WC; Riedel, RF

Published Date

  • June 20, 2014

Book Title

  • Cancer Consult: Expertise for Clinical Practice

Start / End Page

  • 687 - 695

International Standard Book Number 13 (ISBN-13)

  • 9781118589212

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/9781118589199.ch105

Citation Source

  • Scopus