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Sarcoma - It is a cancer that starts in muscle, fat, fibrous tissue, blood vessels, bone or other tissues that support the body.
-depend greatly on the type of disease, location, size and extent size. Symptoms below may be caused by other diseases that can be noncancerous:
- Bone and joint pain that continuously amplify.
- Detection of swelling / elevations on the body (hands, feet).
- Fracture without being caused by trauma or injury caused by a minor.
Ewing sarcoma can cause the following symptoms: swelling of unknown nature, with pain and swelling in the area; loss of appetite, fever, malaise, fatigue, weight loss if the disease has spread.
Chondrosarcoma may experience the following symptoms: a bulky tumor masses sometimes possibly compressive nature, mainly with nocturnal pain and may cede the administration of anti-inflammatory. The pain does not respond to rest and can exist for years, but with a slow increase over time.
Rhabdomyosarcoma typically presents as a rapidly growing swelling in the arm or leg. Symptoms soft tissue sarcomas, including rhabdomyosarcoma, may vary depending on the location. For example, a tumor in the urinary tract or around it can affect urination and a skull base tumor can compress the nerves in the face, causing facial muscles decrease in strength or pain at this level.
Treatment consists of surgical resection, chemotherapy or radiation therapy depending on the extent of enlargement sarcoma and health of the patient.