Can Bone Cancer Be Found Early?

There are tests that can be used to find some cancers early (such as breast, cervical, colorectal, and skin), before they cause symptoms. At this time, no special tests are available to find bone cancers early. The best way to find these cancers early is to see a health care provider right away if you have signs and symptoms of this disease.

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Last Medical Review: November 28, 2017 Last Revised: February 5, 2018

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