What is soft tissue sarcoma?
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Types of soft tissue sarcoma
Soft tissue sarcoma is not a common type of cancer. There are over 50 different types. Learn about types of soft tissue sarcoma.
Non-cancerous soft tissue tumours
Learn about non-cancerous soft tissue tumours – growths that do not spread to other parts of the body and are not usually life-threatening.