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Overview

  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma: Introduction

    Sarcoma is a type of cancer that starts in the body's connective tissues. Learn the basics of soft tissue sarcoma.

  • Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors (GISTs)

    Gastrointestinal stromal tumors or GISTs are rare tumors of the gastrointestinal tract. Learn more about diagnosis and treatment of this condition.

  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma: Statistics

    Some people use numbers called statistics to figure out their chances of getting cancer. Or they use them to try to figure out their chances of dying from cancer. Learn the statistics of soft tissue sarcoma.

  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma: Risk Factors

    A risk factor is anything that may increase your chance of having a disease. Learn about risk factors for soft tissue sarcoma.

  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma: Symptoms

    Soft tissue sarcoma often doesn’t cause symptoms in its early stages. In fact, symptoms of soft tissue sarcoma may not show up until the cancer has grown for some time. Learn what symptoms to watch for.