Cancer that affects the soft tissue of the body including muscles, tendons, fibrous tissues, fat, blood vessels, nerves, and synovial tissues (tissues around joints)typically referred to as a Sarcoma.
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Adult Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Provides cellular, stage, treatment, and recurrent information about this cancer in adults.
Amschwand Sarcoma Cancer Foundation
Aimed at providing education, increasing awareness, fostering research and offering support. Located in Houston, Texas.
Childhood Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Treatment and general information concerning metastic, non-metastic, and recurrent disease.
Connective Tissue Oncology Society
International group comprised of physicians and scientists with a primary interest in the tumors of connective tissues.
Cure Sarcoma Jp
Information about research into using gene therapy to treat sarcoma. Includes bulletin board, donations, weblog, and links. [Japanese and English]
Entrez PubMed: Soft Tissue Sarcoma
National Library of Medicine provides access to cancer research journals online.
Karen Wyckoff Rein in Sarcoma Fund
Non-profit offers information, education, events, volunteer opportunities and family support. Located in Minnesota.
Kristen Ann Carr Sarcoma Forum
Non-profit offers information, newsletter, events, volunteer opportunities and support for specialist training. Headquartered in New York City.
MedlinePlus: Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Information about types, treatment options, news, symptoms, articles, clinical trials, directories, statistics, organizations, and research.
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center: Soft-Tissue Sarcoma
Information about sarcoma, symptoms, diagnosis, staging, treatment, clinical trials, support, and oncology team.
NCI: Childhood Soft Tissue Sarcoma Treatment
Provides informative summary about the treatment of childhood soft tissue sarcomas.
NCI: Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Gateway for information about soft tissue sarcomas. Includes treatments, literature, research, definition, clinical trials, statistics, and causes.
NHS Choices: Kaposi's Sarcoma
Provides information on this type of cancer. Includes a short video and details of symptoms, causes, diagnosis and treatment.
What are Soft Tissue Sarcomas?
Provides a description of disease, treatment options, diagnosis, stages, and resource information.
PubMed: The Risk of Developing Second Cancers Among Survivors of Childhood Soft Tissue Sarcoma.
Published article about study done on children with soft tissue sarcoma who later develop a second cancer. (June 01, 2005)
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