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CancerBro - Soft Tissue Sarcoma Forum, Soft Tissue Sarcoma Group and Support Community
StephieWalsh
Posted on Oct. 28, 2019, 4:14 p.m.
Hello Everyone, I am undergoing chemotherapy for Angiosarcoma. Chemo is giving me sore mouth and throat. I have also no appetite and even water makes me gag. Does anyone have any tips for relief?
lawless
Posted on Oct. 9, 2019, 6:50 p.m.
Hi everyone. I was just recently diagnosed with RAAS - Radiation Associated Angiosarcoma. Can you share with me where you went for treatment and what was your outcome?
Hayleys_Dad
Posted on Aug. 30, 2019, 3:40 p.m.
Hi all, My daughter (then 6) was diagnosed with Rhabdomyosarcoma in June 2016. A 5cm tumour filled her nasal cavity. Today she is 20 months in remission.
Anitaj
Posted on Aug. 26, 2019, 6:28 a.m.
Ist time here. Dx Leiomyosarcoma of uterus June 2019. 1st scan NED. Next scan 9/2019. Trying to figure out what the new normal will be.
LeiomyosarcomaWARRIOR
Posted on Aug. 3, 2019, 5:27 a.m.
Hello everyone! I am a 5 time survivor and fighter diagnosed with Leiomyosarcoma June 2013. By the look of my last scan in July 2019 the tumors from the last scan in February 2019 have not gotten... read more
Reneekuhns
Posted on Aug. 1, 2019, 9:25 p.m.
Greetings, l was diagnosed last October with myofibroblastic Sarcoma of the parotid gland. I had surgery and they did not get clear margins. This is a rare cancer in a rare location. There are only... read more
Owlsaur
Posted on July 19, 2019, 4:37 a.m.
Hi everyone! Just looking to connect with someone who has the same diagnosis as me! Pediatric and Wild-Type GIST.
Lobster
Posted on July 17, 2019, 5:19 p.m.
Yesterday, I got my scan results. I have just completed my third round of chemotherapy and unfortunately it seems that the fourth one is not working. My tumor marks its presence in my hips, neck, a... read more
Soft_Tissue_Sarcoma_CancerBro
Posted on July 6, 2019, 6:12 p.m.
Hello Community Members, Hope you are doing great. Recently, we came to know that most people here don't know from where to accept friend requests and read messages. So, we decided to post it her... read more
Helena
Posted on June 29, 2019, 5:17 p.m.
Hi guys. I got some good news. The biopsy result from the mass came out as a benign lesion few days back. I am very relieved psychologically. How are you all doing? I wish God gives all the strengt... read more

Welcome to our Soft Tissue Sarcoma Forum and Support Group

The CancerBro Soft Tissue Sarcoma Forum is an online support group for anyone dealing with any type of soft tissue sarcoma including liposarcoma, fibrosarcoma, leiomyosarcoma, rhabdomyosarcoma, angiosarcoma, kaposi sarcoma, etc. There are many other forms of soft tissue sarcoma. You may find all the information here. 

Online communities and support groups help soft tissue sarcoma patients, caregivers, and survivors to connect with each other and be a part of health discussion. Feel free to post your concerns and questions in the forum. Our community members welcome new members and help them by sharing their experiences and advices. 

Join our global community of soft tissue sarcoma patients, caregivers, and survivors. 

About Soft Tissue Sarcoma

Soft Tissue Sarcoma is the cancer which starts developing in the soft tissues of the body. According to American Cancer Society, in the United States there will be approximately 12,750 new cases of soft tissue sarcoma. 

 

Soft Tissue Sarcoma risk factors:

  1. Age: Older people are at high risk. However, exceptions are there as rhabdomyosarcoma is more common in children. 
  2. Gender: Males are at high risk as compared to females. 
  3. History of exposure to radiation. 
  4. Genetic cancer predisposition syndromes.

Soft tissue sarcoma early signs and symptoms:

  1. Painless/Painful slow growing mass. 
  2. Pain in the abdomen or infected organ/body part which gets worse over time. 
  3. Nausea and vomiting. 
  4. Weak immune system and fatigue.
  5. Blood in urine or stool. 

 

Community Guidelines

  1. If you are new to the community, then please introduce yourself to other members. In the Introduction post - you can share about your diagnosis, any experience or story, and what you expect from the support group. 
  2. If you want to stay anonymous, then please do not share any personal information anywhere in the website. You can read more about your privacy controls here
  3. Be kind to others and any use of foul or abusive language is strictly prohibited. 
  4. Do not spam the community with self promotional posts. 
  5. Do not spam other community members with excessive friend requests and personal messages. 
  6. Do not consider any information in the forum as medical opinion. 

Read other community guidelines and terms & conditions here