The team at Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center are experts committed to providing you with the most advanced treatments for sarcoma. We have the ability to diagnose the specific type of sarcoma cancer and develop a treatment plan customized to meet your individual needs.
Sarcoma begins with a malignant tumor in the tissues of the body. Signs and symptoms vary from person to person dependent on the location of the tumor.
Symptoms of sarcoma include:
If you’re experiencing any of the following, make an appointment with your Banner MD Anderson doctor immediately:
There are two main types of sarcoma: soft tissue and bone sarcoma. These two types then branch off into several subcategories of sarcoma. There are over 70 different types of sarcoma.
The most common types of soft tissue sarcoma in adults are:
The most common types of bone sarcoma include: