About Sarcoma

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Any Age

Sarcoma is a cancer of the connective tissue that can strike at any age. Sarcomas are relatively more common among children.

Common in Children

Children under the age of 20 who are battling sarcoma make up about 15%-20% of childhood cancers. While rare in adults (1% of all cancers) sarcoma are common in children making up 15-20% of all pediatric cancers.

New Patients

Each year there are approximately 15,000 new patients and approximately 6,000 deaths as a result of sarcomas.