Soft Tissue Sarcoma

What Is Soft Tissue Sarcoma?

Soft tissue sarcoma refers to cancer that begins in the muscle, fat, fibrous tissue, blood vessels, or other supporting tissue of the body. The tumors can be found anywhere in the body but often form in the arms, legs, chest, or abdomen.

Signs of soft tissue sarcoma include a lump or swelling in soft tissue. Sometimes there are no signs or symptoms until the tumor is big and presses on nearby nerves or other parts of the body.

Learn about soft tissue sarcoma and find information on how our team of experts support and care for people with soft tissue sarcoma before, during, and after treatment.

The following information is from the National Cancer Institute.

Expert Care and Treatment for Sarcoma and GIST

Our Sarcoma Center includes experts who improve the outcome for patients with sarcoma. Your care team will collaborate to develop a comprehensive, personalized treatment plan that offers the most advanced therapies and an array of supportive resources.

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