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Kristin’s Story

When I was in 6th grade I was doing competitive dance and played soccer. I had bad pain in my left knee so my mother took me to the doctor. She said I was overly active and to take a … Continue reading

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Cari’s Story

Osteosarcoma at the Proximal Tibia Age at Diagnosis: 28 Year of Diagnosis: 2003 Location: California Surgeon: Dr. Phil Wirganowicz, Oakland, CA I actually knew I had a tumor in my leg, because when I was 12, I cracked it while … Continue reading

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Sally’s Story

Osteosarcoma at the distal femur Age at Diagnosis: 27 Date of Diagnosis: 2005 Location: United Kingdom Hospital: Royal Orthopaedic Hospital in Birmingham Diagnosis: I first started with knee pain in October 2004, but my GP put it down to a … Continue reading

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Jennifer’s Story

Osteosarcoma at the Proximal Tibia Age at Diagnosis: 13 Year of Diagnosis: 1989 Location: Florida, USA Diagnosis: I was thirteen and active in dance and track without a worry in the world, until my right knee started aching. It continued … Continue reading

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Jessica’s Story

Osteosarcoma at the Humerus Age at Diagnosis: 15 Date of Diagnosis: 1988 Location: Washington D.C. Hospital: Children’s Hospital Diagnosis: In June of ’88 (when I was 15 years old) I’d been having pain in my left arm — I thought … Continue reading

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Laura’s Story

Ewing’s Sarcoma at the Scapula Age at Diagnosis: 21 Year of Diagnosis: 1983 Diagnosis: Almost 1 year before diagnosis, I had pain in my left sholder (scapula). Eventually went to an orthopedic specialist who said it was bursitis. Had 2 … Continue reading

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Nicky’s Story

Ewing’s Sarcoma in soft tissue near the pelvis Age at Diagnosis: 23 Year of Diagnosis: 2000 Location: New York State Diagnosis: I found the lump in June and my doc told me it was nothing to worry about. So as … Continue reading

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