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Musculoskeletal Tumor Surgery Conditions

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Musculoskeletal Tumors Commonly Treated Conditions

Dr. Felasfa Wodajo, expert in musculoskeletal tumor surgery, regularly treats conditions that are rare for most physicians.  Below are some commonly treated bone, muscle, and soft tissue disorders.

 

Bone Sarcoma

  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ewing’s sarcoma
  • Chondrosarcoma
  • Chordoma

 

Metastatic Bone Cancers

Repair of fractures caused by breast, lung or kidney cancers and multiple myeloma

Soft Tissue Sarcoma

  • Liposarcoma
  • Synovial sarcoma
  • Malignant fibrous hstiocytoma (Undifferentiated sarcoma)
  • Spindle cell sarcoma
  • Leiomyosarcoma
  • Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans (DFSP

 

Benign Bone Tumors

  • Enchondroma
  • Non-ossifying fibroma
  • Bone cyst
  • Osteochondroma
  • Giant cell tumor
  • Osteoid osteoma
  • Fibrous dysplasia
  • Paget’s disease
  • Chondroblastoma
  • Langerhans cell histiocytoisis

Benign Soft Tissue Tumors

  • Lipoma
  • Schwanomma
  • Fibromatosis/Desmoid tumor
  • Pigmented villonodular synovitis (PVNS)
  • Myxoma
  • Hemangioma/Vascular malformation
  • Synovial Chondromatosis

The Virginia Cancer Specialists Sarcoma Center provides expert surgical, medical and radiation oncology care for primary bone and soft tissue cancers. We treat children and adults. Our dedicated clinical coordinator, Cathie Passero RN, MSN, CCRN, guides patients through the steps of biopsy, radiation, surgery and chemotherapy, while providing the necessary psycho-social support and education.