What is sarcoma, you ask? Sarcoma is a rare cancer that develops in the connective tissue of the body which includes fat, blood vessels, nerves, bones, muscles, deep skin tissues, and cartilage. With more than 50 different subtypes, sarcomas are divided into two main groups: bone tumors and soft tissue sarcomas.[caption...
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The LifeBridge Health blog is bringing you the stories of young patients whose lives have been forever changed by the Herman & Walter Samuelson Children's Hospital at Sinai. We celebrate the hard work and compassion that distinguishes our team at the children's hospital, and to prepare for the annual Race for...Read More
The Alvin & Lois Lapidus Cancer Institute of LifeBridge Health launched the new Comprehensive Bone and Soft Tissue Tumor Center, which provides the most advanced treatment options for rare tumors of the bone and soft tissue (fat, blood vessels, nerves, muscles, deep skin tissues and cartilage) in both adult and pediatric...Read More
[caption id="attachment_10247" align="alignright" width="128"] Dr. Albert Aboulafia[/caption] The editorial below entitled "Orthopedic Oncology: The Road Less Traveled" by Dr. Albert Aboulafia was recently published in the American Journal of Orthopedics / December 2012 issue. Dr. Aboulafia serves as the Director of Sarcoma Services at the...Read More