Chapter 23. Bone and Soft-Tissue Sarcomas

  1. Jeffrey Tobias MA (Cantab), MD, FRCP, FRCR Professor of Cancer Medicine Consultant in Clinical Oncology1,2 and
  2. Daniel Hochhauser MA (Cantab), DPhil, FRCP Consultant in Medical Oncology3,4

Published Online: 26 NOV 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444306361.ch23

Cancer and its Management, 6th Edition

Cancer and its Management, 6th Edition

How to Cite

Tobias, J. and Hochhauser, D. (2009) Bone and Soft-Tissue Sarcomas, in Cancer and its Management, 6th Edition, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444306361.ch23

Author Information

  1. 1

    University College London, London, UK

  2. 2

    Department of Oncology, University College Hospital, London, UK

  3. 3

    Kathleen Ferrier Professor of Medical Oncology, UCL Cancer Institute, University College London, London, UK

  4. 4

    UCLH Trust, London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2009
  2. Published Print: 19 DEC 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405170154

Online ISBN: 9781444306361

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Keywords:

  • bone and soft-tissue sarcomas;
  • bone sarcoma and ionizing irradiation;
  • primary malignant bone tumours;
  • simple staging system for bone sarcomas;
  • commonest malignant tumour of bone - childhood malignancies;
  • osteosarcoma of lower left femur;
  • pulmonary metastases treatment;
  • parosteal and periosteal osteosarcoma;
  • small-cell osteosarcoma;
  • giant-cell tumour of bone (osteoclastoma)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Bone sarcomas

  • Soft-tissue sarcomas

  • References

  • Further reading