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Symptoms of bone tumours

Osteogenic sarcoma of the mandible (jaw) giving the X-ray appearance of a bearded chin
Osteogenic sarcoma of the mandible (jaw) giving the X-ray appearance of a bearded chin
 

The classical presentation to the doctor is with a painful swelling arising from the affected bone. Occasionally the patient may present with a fracture through the involved bone.

 

Whereas osteogenic sarcoma tends to involve the ends of long bones, Ewing’s tends to arise in the mid portions of long bones (the term long bones refer to limb bones such as the femur or humerus etc…).

 

  


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