soft tissue sarcoma

(…TIH-shoo sar-KOH-muh) Speaker

A cancer that begins in the muscle, fat, fibrous tissue, blood vessels, or other supporting tissue of the body.

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Soft tissue sarcoma forms in soft tissues of the body, including muscle, tendons, fat, blood vessels, lymph vessels, nerves, and tissue around joints

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Soft tissue sarcoma forms in soft tissues of the body, including muscle, tendons, fat, blood vessels, lymph vessels, nerves, and tissue around joints.