Bone metastasis

What is Bone metastasis?

Metastasis means spread of the cancer from the primary site to another site. By bone metastasis we mean that the cancer has spread to the bone from the primary site. It causes severe bone pain. It can be diagnosed with X-rays, CT scans, bone scans. Treatment depends on the primary site of cancer.

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Hi Doctor, I m Aditi from India. My mother has Ca. Breast with bone metastasis . She has had palliative radiation therapy in Mar12 (10 sittings)...

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Ca 15.3 is a prognostic marker.
If helps in detecting the response to treatment.
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What is difference between prostate cancer mastates material to bone and actual bone cancer. If bone cancer is cureable why is mastates material...

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They represent two different stages of cancer.

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I was placed on the oral chemotherapy drug Inlyta in early September 2013 and began developing symptoms of TMJD shortly thereafter. I am also...

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