With the progress of the times, people’s living standards have become more sophisticated in recent years. Bone cancer patients have been more and more, bone cancer patients who have obvious symptoms mostly have developed to the middle and late stage. Even if you are not ill, it’s necessary to have a look. How to diagnose bone cancer? Following shows a brief introduction for you.
Some of the diagnosis of bone cancer is relatively easy by clinical examination to make a preliminary diagnosis, such as the superficial parts, bits of bone tumor or bone cartilage tumor, some of the characteristic x-ray films, according to the typical x-ray see come to the preliminary impression, such as hardening of bone sarcoma, chondrosarcoma; shall be combined with disinterested, x-ray and pathology, comprehensive analysis, in order to make the correct diagnosis. Therefore, the clinical. X-ray, and pathology are considered to be three crucial steps for the diagnosis of bone tumors.
1.Systemic reactions: body temperature of acute inflammation in patients often increased and white blood cell count increased, benign bone tumor patients have a normal body temperature and normal blood. Patients with certain malignant bone tumor without differentiation of reticulum cell sarcoma or the rapid growth of malignant tumors have elevated body temperature and white blood cell count increased performance.
2. The development process: inflammation develops to a certain extent, or through anti-inflammatory treatment will eliminate, some benign bone tumors can be stopped when developed to a certain extent, malignant bone tumors continue to develop destruction, to stop or disappear extremely is rare, which is one of the diagnosis of bone cancer.
3. Local palpation: inflammation often produce abscesses, generally soft, obvious fluctuations. Bone tumors are generally more rigid or hard and tough and touch the physical sense, the border is more than clear, its tomb of the end of the bone adhesion cannot be moved. However, some rich in blood vessels or bleeding malignancies may also have a sense of volatility.
4.Puncture; abscess puncture can suck out the pus, pus culture or smear can sometimes be detected by pyogenic bacteria. The tumor puncture can only suck the blood, sometimes with a coarse needle puncture can sucke out the tumor tissue fragments, which is one of the diagnostic methods of bone cancer.
Right diagnosis of bone cancer can play a great part in treatment, so choose the right diagnosis is very important.