Cite this page: Post radiation sarcoma. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/bonepostradiationsarcoma.html. Accessed January 18th, 2017.
Definition / General
- Latent period usually 14 years after radiation of giant cell tumor of bone, or other bone / nonbone tumor
- Survival similar to osteosarcoma, regardless of histology
- High grade sarcoma, either fibrosarcoma, osteosarcoma or malignant fibrous histiocytoma