The skeleton is one of the most common sites for metastatic cancer.
Bone metastasis can cause significant morbidity including pain, pathologic fractures, spinal cord compression, and ...
Previous cancer diagnosis or treatment
Pain is the most common presenting symptom.
Occupational and exposure history
Signs and symptoms specific to organs to help identify primary site
Regular follow-up with oncology and other members of patient cancer care team
Assistive devices to help reduce fracture risk
94222008 Secondary malignant neoplasm of bone (disorder)
94602001 Secondary m...
Include metastatic cancer in the differential diagnosis of unexplained musculoskeletal pain in adults.
Opioids are the mainstay of pain treatment for metastatic bone disease.
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