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Department of Orthopedics

Department of Orthopedics
 

FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions about Orthopedic Oncology


What are the most common tumor conditions you treat?

Some common malignant tumors/conditions include:

  • Renal cell carcinoma
  • Fibrosarcoma
  • Chondrosarcoma
  • Other malignant and soft tissue tumors
  • Metastatic disease to bone

What is a bone tumor?
What is the difference between malignant or benign tumors?
What is a soft tissue tumor?
How are tumors treated?
What is a muscle or skin flap?
What is Osteomyelitis?
What is a joint infection?
How are joint infections treated?