Bone cancer occurs when cells grow abnormally in the bones and bone tissue. The most common bone cancers in children are:
- Osteosarcoma. This bone cancer most often occurs in the bones around the knee.
- Ewing's sarcoma. This bone cancer may affect bones of the pelvis, thigh, upper arm, or ribs.
Bone cancer symptoms include:
Treatments vary depending on the type of bone cancer. They include: