DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for osteosarcoma

Osteosarcoma [DOID:3347]

Osteosarcoma is an aggressive malignant neoplasm arising from primitive transformed cells of mesenchymal origin (and thus a sarcoma) that exhibit osteoblastic differentiation and produce malignant osteoid. It is the most common histological form of primary bone cancer.

Synonyms:  osteosarcoma,  DOID:3347,  Osteogenic sarcoma,  Osteosarcoma - disorder,  Osteosarcoma, no ICD-O subtype (morphologic abnormality) ...

Linkouts:  OMIM