Secondary bone cancer

Find out what secondary bone cancer is, how it is treated, and how it is diagnosed. We also have information about coping and getting support.

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Bone cancer, secondary About secondary bone cancer

Secondary bone cancer is when cancer cells spread from another part of the body to the bones.

  • Understanding secondary bone cancer

    what secondary bone cancer is and its signs and symptoms

  • Diagnosing

    Your GP or cancer doctor will arrange for you to have some tests to see if you have secondary bone cancer.

  • Treating

    treatment for secondary bone cancer and what to expect

  • Organising

    the practical, work and financial side

  • Coping

    with and after cancer treatment

  • Resources

    and publications to order, download and print