Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

Cancer of the Bone Incidence

Facts about bone cancer:

  • There are over 2,500 new cases of bone cancer in the US each year, not including multiple myeloma.
  • Approximately 2,000 people die from bone cancer in the US each year.
  • Each year in the US, about 600,00 people develop cancer that spreads to the bone.

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Last Updated: Feb 28, 2008 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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