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Sarcoma on thigh
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Sarcoma on thigh

"I have a mass on my left thight, measuring 4x4 cm Doc sent me for an ultrasound and the results were no abnormalities seen, then there was a comment to monitor in clinic and do an MRI if needed. IT also said NOT ALL INTRAMUSCULAR abnomalaties can be seen on ultrasound, so now they are sending me for an MRI.

I am so scared for sarcoma? Would they of seen that on the ultrasound or is there still a chance that's it in my muscle.

Thanks so much for taking time to respond.

Julie"
Tags: sarcoma
Diagnosis: Type of Cancer?
:  
Sarcoma (Thigh)
Date of Diagnosis
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December 12, 2007
Type of Surgery
:  
Not applicable
Stage/Size of Tumor
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4 x 4 cm
Location of Tumor(s)
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Left Thigh back of leg just above knee
Age of Patient/Pre or Post Menopause?
:  
32
Sex of Patient:
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Female
General Geographic Location
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Left Thigh back of leg just above knee
Age of First Pregnancy (If applicable)
:  
27
Number of Pregnancies (If Applicable)
:  
1
Have you received hormone replacement therapy?
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No
Please list all of your current medications:
:  
not applicable
Please describe your alcohol and/or smoking history:
:  
not applicable
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