Table of ContentsDefinition / general | Microscopic (histologic) description | Additional references
Cite this page: Pernick, N. Postradiation sarcoma. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/bonepostradiationsarcoma.html. Accessed December 17th, 2018.
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
Microscopic (histologic) description
- High grade sarcoma, either fibrosarcoma, osteosarcoma or malignant fibrous histiocytoma