Initial symptoms and clinical features in osteosarcoma and Ewing sarcoma.

@article{Widhe2000InitialSA,
  title={Initial symptoms and clinical features in osteosarcoma and Ewing sarcoma.},
  author={Bj{\"o}rn Widhe and Torulf L. Widhe},
  journal={The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume},
  year={2000},
  volume={82 5},
  pages={667-74}
}
BACKGROUND The time between the initial symptoms of osteosarcoma and Ewing sarcoma and the correct diagnosis and treatment is long. Over the last two decades, the prognosis for patients with these diseases has dramatically improved due to a new chemotherapy regimen. As a consequence, a limb-sparing operation has become an alternative to amputation. The aim of this study was to establish the initial symptoms and physical signs of osteosarcoma and Ewing sarcoma from the records of the first… CONTINUE READING

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