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Soft-tissue sarcoma

The first noticeable symptom is usually a painless lump or swelling. ... Soft tissue sarcomas commonly originate in the upper body, in the shoulder or upper chest ...

Lipoma (Skin Lumps): Causes, Diagnosis & Treatments - Healthline

Jul 17, 2012 ... A lipoma is a growth of fatty tissue that slowly develops just under your ... soft to the touch and move easily if prodded with your finger; small ...

What is a soft tissue sarcoma? - American Cancer Society

Bone and soft tissue sarcomas are the main types of sarcoma. ... low-grade is a slow growing cancer that most often develops as a painless growth in the trunk or arms and ... The most common locations are the hip, knee, ankle, and shoulder.

Lipoma (fatty lumps) and liposarcoma. DermNet NZ

May 23, 2014 ... Diagnosis of lipoma is usually made clinically by finding a soft lump under the skin. However, if there is any doubt, a deep skin biopsy can be ...

Benign Soft Tissue Tumors - Massachusetts General Hospital ...

MRI scans or CT scans are done preoperatively. Plain x-rays will rule out any bone involvement under the soft tissue mass, and a bone scan will show any other ...

Lumps and swellings - NHS Choices

It's made up of a thick jelly-like fluid and feels like a smooth, soft lump under ... A lump on the shoulder, back, chest or arm is most likely to be a lipoma or a cyst.

Soft Tissue Masses | UW Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Seattle

Aug 13, 2009 ... IMAGE 1 illustrates the appearance of a patient who presented with a benign soft tissue mass in the arm. Image 2 illustrates the appearance of ...

Lipomatous lesions around the shoulder: Recent experience in a ...

The clinical examination findings suggested the diagnosis of subcutaneous lipoma of the left shoulder. Plain radiography demonstrated a soft tissue mass of  ...

Soft Tissue Cancers - Cancer Council Victoria

Oct 31, 2012 ... Soft tissue is the name for all the supporting tissues in the body, apart from the bones. ... that forms as a painless lump (tumour) in any one of these soft tissues. They most commonly develop in the thigh, shoulder and pelvis.

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