Tumor Giant Cell Symptoms
Giant cell tumors may not cause symptoms. These tumors are usually painless and are often discovered on an x-ray taken for another reason.
Symptoms of giant cell tumor may include:
- Swollen joints:
- Joint pain:
Bone tumors can cause weakening of the bone. If the bone becomes too weak, a fracture can occur.
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