What is Sarcoma?

Sarcomas are rare cancers that develop in the muscle, bone, nerves, cartilage, tendons, blood vessels and the fatty and fibrous tissues

There are around 100 different sub-types of sarcoma

There are around 3,800 new cases of sarcoma diagnosed each year in the UK

Sarcomas make up 15% of all childhood cancers (0-14 years) and 11% of all cancer diagnoses in teenagers and young people (15-24 years)

Sarcomas make up 1% of all cancer diagnoses in the UK

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Regorafenib remains available for GIST patients through the CDF following a successful appeal by sarcoma clinicians, supported by Sarcoma UK.
Thank you to all of Ryan McHenry's friends & family who have helped raised much needed funds for Sarcoma UK and awareness of sarcoma.
Lumps, Bumps and Sarcomas: a guide
The Scottish Medicines Consortium (SMC) has approved regorafenib for the treatment of adult patients with unresectable or metastatic GIST whose condition has progressed on or who have been unable to tolerate imatinib and sunitinib.
The Merseyside & Cheshire Sarcoma Support Group invites you to join them this June for their Snowdon Challenge.