Information About Bone Cancer

(also known as Bone Tumor, Sarcoma)

Tumors are lumps of tissue that form when cells divide uncontrollably. When tumors start inside the in the skeletal system they are called bone tumors. Benign tumors are not cancerous and do not spread from their original location. They can come back at their original location. Malignant tumors are cancer and may spread cancer cells to other parts of the body.

Bookmark and Share

Developments Developments
Sign up for enewsletter
Get involved Get involved
Discover ways to support Akron Children's
Contact Us

330-543-1000 (operator)

(8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.)


find a location
Find a location Type the first 3-5 letters of a specialty, service or location:
Or, view: a map, a list of all locations, locations by city or locations near me.
find a doctor
Find a doctor Type the first 3-5 letters of the name, location or specialty:
Or, view a list of all doctors by name, location and specialty.