A sarcoma is a type of tumour that develops in
“connective tissue, such as bone, cartilage or muscle. Sarcomas can be benign (noncancerous) or malignant (cancerous). Treatments include surgery, radiation, chemotherapy and thermal ablation.”


  • A lump that can be felt through the skin that may or may not be painful. (Bone pain)
  • A broken bone that happens unexpectedly, such as with a minor injury or no injury at all.” 
  • Abdominal pain. (Weightloss)

• Surgery (wide local excision) followed by radiation therapy.

•Surgery (amputation; rarely done).

•Surgery to remove cancer that has recurred in the

• Targeted therapy with a tyrosine kinase inhibitor (pazopanib)

• Chemotherapy.