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Therapy for chondrosarcoma, I am an orthopedic surgeon and

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therapy for chondrosarcoma
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: I am an orthopedic surgeon and need the latest in any chemotherapy. Professor Of Ortho (retired) Univ of Arizona. Robert Volz, MD,FACS
JA: Are you keeping a personal medical record while dealing with this?
Customer: I wish to advise a friend
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: Had resection at level of hip. No known nodes, Age 25 yrs a medical student
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 month ago.

Hello, this is Dr. David. I am reviewing your question now and will be with you momentarily.

Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 month ago.

I am a cancer doctor.

I am sorry about your friend.

unfortunately, there are not a lot of good systemic chemotherapy for condrosarcomas.

sometimes adriamycin is used.

how old is he? is he willing to see a medical oncologist to talk about options for chemo?

http://annonc.oxfordjournals.org/content/early/2013/10/06/annonc.mdt374

anthracycline-containing regimen use adriamycin.