Understanding the Disease

Advanced Soft Tissue Sarcoma

Your advanced soft tissue sarcoma journey

Soft tissue sarcoma is a type of cancer that begins in the soft tissues of the body, such as muscle and nerves. Advanced soft tissue sarcoma is soft tissue sarcoma that has metastasized (spread) beyond its original location in the body to areas such as the lymph nodes, lungs, bone, or brain.

Living with advanced soft tissue sarcoma

Living with advanced soft tissue sarcoma can be challenging. Treatment may cause stress in nearly every area of your life. You may feel shocked, scared, angry, and sad. It is normal to feel this way.

Here are some tips on focusing on your own needs and taking an active role in your health: