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Bone Cancer (cont.)

Bone Cancer Symptoms and Signs

The most common symptom of bone cancer is pain. The pain often starts off as a dull ache that gradually worsens over time. The pain may initially only occur at night or with specific activities. If the tumor weakens the bone, it may lead to a fracture that can cause more sudden and severe pain. A lump or mass over the surface of the bone may be felt or seen through the patient's skin.

Other less common bone cancer symptoms and signs include:

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 12/16/2014

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