Useful External Sarcoma Websites

Last Modified: June 5, 2013

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Sarcoma Foundation of America - The SFA raises money for sarcoma research and aims to raise awareness of sarcoma. The site has information for patients as well.

Sarcoma Alliance – This website, started by a sarcoma survivor, is based on the mantra "guidance, education, and support". They also maintain a list of specialty centers.

Bone Tumor.org – A site maintained by, Dr. Henry DeGroot, an orthopedic oncologist from the University of Massachusetts Medical School.


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