A patient undergoes treatment including 5000cGy of external beam radiation and wide resection surgery for a large, deep high grade soft tissue sarcoma in the thigh. There is no evidence of metastases. How will you counsel the patient?
A 12 year old boy presents with a painful anterior knee. It is worse after exercise, and has gradually been getting worse for several months now. Examination shows a hard swelling around the distal femur, and he located the pain just superior to his patella. The best next step is:
A 14 year old boy has a swollen tibia and pain for 6 months. You suspect a bone tumour. What would be the best first radiological investigation?
Giant Cell Tumour of Bone:
Multidiscplinary teams include specialists from which of the following disciplines?
In the treatment of malignant primary bone tumours (bone sarcomas), Radiation Therapy has an important role in the primary treatment of:
An MRI scan can definitively diagnose a soft tissue sarcoma:
Ewing Family Tumour is characterized by the following: