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How are bone tumors treated?

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Your doctor will monitor any benign tumors or treat them with medication. He may remove benign tumors that are more likely to spread or become cancer. Treatment of malignant tumors depends on how far the cancer has spread. Cancers of the bone are most often removed with surgery.

From: Bone Tumors WebMD Medical Reference

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AAOS: "Bone Tumor."

National Cancer Institute: "Bone Cancer: Questions and Answers."

Bonetumor.org.

American Cancer Society: "What Is Bone Cancer?"

Reviewed by Jennifer Robinson on August 16, 2019

SOURCES:

AAOS: "Bone Tumor."

National Cancer Institute: "Bone Cancer: Questions and Answers."

Bonetumor.org.

American Cancer Society: "What Is Bone Cancer?"

Reviewed by Jennifer Robinson on August 16, 2019

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