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Patients should be followed carefully to detect recurrent disease as early as possible. Both treatment and outcome depend on the site and extent of recurrence.[ 1 ] Radical excision of localized recurrence provides an approximate 5-year survival rate of 56% when the regional nodes are not involved.[ 2 ] Palliative radiation therapy is used in some patients. Radiation therapy with or without ...
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PURPOSE OF THIS SUMMARY This PDQ cancer information summary for health professionals provides comprehensive,peer-reviewed,evidence-based information about the treatment of osteosarcoma and malignant fibrous histiocytoma of bone. It is intended as a resource to inform and assist clinicians who care for cancer patients. It does not provide formal guidelines or recommendations for making health ...