Bone Cancer

Bone Cancer


It basically caused when cells start dividing constantly and start to grow out of control in the bones, in result destroys all normal bone tissue. Bone cancer is more dangerous than any other cancer because in this case, cancer can spread to any other part of the body.

Two main types of Bone cancer

  • Benign (noncancerous)-Which compresses the healthy bone tissue in the affected area. It is said to be less harmful as compared to the malignant tumors as they don’t spread to other parts of the body.
  • Malignant (cancerous)- In which, cancer spreads from other organs like lungs, breast or prostate to the bones is called metastatic cancer. It is said to be most harmful.

Most common symptoms that could indicate bone cancer are:

  • Pain in the affected area
  • Fractures
  • Swelling
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Common test that one will go through in his battle with bone cancer includes tests like

  • Surgery
  • Radiotherapy
  • Chemotherapy
  • Cryosurgery

Doctors and researchers have been trying to solve the mystery of cancer since so many years. but no single cure for it has been found yet. Doctors are also trying their level best to find reasons why this affect a young child or an older person and why not everyone. Nevertheless, one should always follow a healthy lifestyle and diet as a precaution.