Table 5

Highest Surgery Code of Thames Cancer Registry sarcoma patients 1985–2008

BoneSTS
NPercentageNPercentage
Total removal of organ, or operation stated to be radical1458320321
Partial or debulking operations on the primary tumour64835493532
Lymphadenectomy20.11711
Non-tumour removing surgical treatment16092452
Haematological procedure (eg, bone marrow transplant)20.1190.1
Investigative procedure only29816207214
Type of surgery not known111590.4
No surgery recorded58131455930
184710015263100
  • STS, soft tissue sarcoma.