“JULY” is considered as Sarcoma Awareness month in the world.
Personnel involved in caring for sarcoma afflicted come forward to spread awareness about these rare and aggressive cancers.
It is important to be aware of signs and symptoms of sarcoma outlined below, considering their rarity.
- Swelling (Growing more than size of 5 cm /Lemon)
- Fracture due to trivial injury
- Weakness or paralysis of limbs- sudden in onset
- Weight loss, fatigue, loss of appetite-advanced cases
It is necessary for an individual with any of above symptoms to consult a doctor and undergo relevant clinical and laboratory tests to rule out sarcoma.