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Glossary: bone cancer, Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota

bone cancer

(bone KAN-ser)

Primary bone cancer is cancer that forms in cells of the bone. Some types of primary bone cancer are osteosarcoma, Ewing sarcoma, malignant fibrous histiocytoma, and chondrosarcoma. Secondary bone cancer is cancer that spreads to the bone from another part of the body (such as the prostate, breast, or lung).



Bone CancerCáncer óseo (hueso)