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Bone cancer may be of two basic types 1. Primary bone cancer - cancer that begins in the bone, 2. Secondary bone cancer - cancer that begins elsewhere in the body (for example lungs, breast, liver etc.) that has spread to the bone. Primary bone cancer is a rare form of cancer - about 500 cases are diagnosed in the UK each year (only about one in every 500 cancers).
Biologic treatment for rheumatoid arthritis and the risk of cancer

Biologic treatment for rheumatoid arthritis and the risk of cancer

Rapamycin study is first stage in development of new treatment

Rapamycin study is first stage in development of new treatment

Curing canine cancer - human cancer benefit

Curing canine cancer - human cancer benefit

Frequent urination often indicates an underlying medical condition

Frequent urination often indicates an underlying medical condition

MIT researchers develop technique to encourage the survival and growth of adult stem cells

MIT researchers develop technique to encourage the survival and growth of adult stem cells

Childhood cancer survivors more at risk of chronic health problems as adults

Childhood cancer survivors more at risk of chronic health problems as adults

No alarm on fluoride: cancer risk unproven

No alarm on fluoride: cancer risk unproven

Children with bone cancer in their arms or legs survival rate improved

Children with bone cancer in their arms or legs survival rate improved

Researchers suggest drug could block metastasis or reduce pain for bone cancer patients

Researchers suggest drug could block metastasis or reduce pain for bone cancer patients

Oral post-surgical complications following the administration of bisphosphonates given for osteopenia related to malignancy

Oral post-surgical complications following the administration of bisphosphonates given for osteopenia related to malignancy

Dog gene map may help explain human diseases

Dog gene map may help explain human diseases

Stem cells may cause some forms of bone cancer

Stem cells may cause some forms of bone cancer

Gene fusion appears to cause prostate cancer

Gene fusion appears to cause prostate cancer

Mutation in the BRAC2 breast cancer gene may also increase the risk of bone and throat cancers

Mutation in the BRAC2 breast cancer gene may also increase the risk of bone and throat cancers

New type of inhalation chemotherapy

New type of inhalation chemotherapy

Australian-New Zealand hormone therapy trial good news for prostate cancer patients

Australian-New Zealand hormone therapy trial good news for prostate cancer patients

New research suggests that cancer cells can be reformed

New research suggests that cancer cells can be reformed

Study presents multiple lines of evidence against the proposed link between SV40 and human mesotheliomas

Study presents multiple lines of evidence against the proposed link between SV40 and human mesotheliomas

New link in the growth of Ewing’s sarcoma

New link in the growth of Ewing’s sarcoma

Limb-sparing technique called rotationplasty helps very young children with bone cancer

Limb-sparing technique called rotationplasty helps very young children with bone cancer