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5 Facts you should know about

Periosteal osteosarcoma

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A rare type of bone cancer

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Usually forms on the surface of the tibia and femur

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It also can form on the surface of the ulna and the humerus

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Periosteal osteosarcoma (PO) is most common in young people between the ages of 15 and 30 years old

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The tumor was first described in 1959 by Lichtenstein

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