What is Osteosarcoma?

Osteosarcoma is a type of bone cancer that traditionally occurs in the long bones that make up arms and legs. Most people who are diagnosed with Osteosarcoma are under the age of 25. Once Osteosarcoma has spread the survival rate can drop to about 30%.
Here are some helpful pediatric Osteosarcoma resources:
Alex’s Lemonade Stand
Team Hailey’s Hugs
American Childhood Cancer Organization
Make A Wish
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
American Cancer Society
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
American Society of Clinical Oncology 
Kids Health
The Liddy Shriver Sarcoma Initiative
Memorial Sloan Kettering KIDS
Children With Cancer
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Sarcoma Foundation of America
Northern Light Health
Maine Cancer Foundation
Maine Health Cancer Care Network
Support for Children from the Dempsey Center

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