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  • Primary Bone Cancer: Treatment Choices

    A look at the types of treatment for primary bone cancer, and the goals of treatment.

  • Primary Bone Cancer: Chemotherapy

    Chemotherapy is an important part of the treatment for some types of bone cancers. But it may not be helpful for other types. Learn when chemotherapy is used, and what you can expect.

  • Primary Bone Cancer: Radiation Therapy

    Radiation therapy can be part of the treatment for some types of primary bone cancers. Learn what you can expect before, during, and after radiation therapy.

  • Primary Bone Cancer: Surgery

    Surgery is part of the main treatment for most primary bone cancers. Learn about the types of surgery that may be used, and what you can expect.

  • Primary Bone Cancer: Treatment Questions

    It helps to be prepared when talking with your healthcare providers about your cancer. That's why we created this helpful list of questions to ask about all aspects of your treatment. And check out our tips for getting the most out of your provider visit, too.

  • Multiple Myeloma: Treatment Questions

    Myeloma bone disease is cancer that affects certain white blood cells called plasma cells.

  • Primary Bone Cancer: Your Chances for Recovery (Prognosis)

    Prognosis is the word your healthcare team may use to describe your likely outcome from cancer and cancer treatment. Learn what goes into making a prognosis, and read about the survival rates for primary bone cancer.