Primary bone cancer is rare. About 600 people are diagnosed with it in the UK each year. It can occur at any age and is slightly more common in men than women. There are several different types. If your cancer is not one of those described here, contact our cancer support specialists on 0808 808 00 00. They will be able to give you more information about it.
Secondary bone cancer is far more common than primary bone cancer. We have more information about secondary bone cancer and its treatment.