Malignant neoplasm of connective tissue
Cancer of the joints
Cancer of cartilage
Malignant neoplasm of muscles
Tissues affected by cancers include bone (osteosarcoma), joints, cartilage, bursa, synovial membrane, ligaments, blood vessels, fascia, skin and tendon sheath. Some of the main sarcomas are: leimyosarcoma, myxosarcoma, myosarcoma, lymphangiosarcoma, haemangiosarcoma, fibrosarcoma, liposarcoma and rhabdomyosarcoma. The cancers of the skin include carcinomas as well.