Synovial sarcoma is a malignant tumor of the soft tissues, usually around joints.

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General Discussion in regards to Synovial Sarcoma

Newly Diagnosed

We know you have a million questions. This section is to help you answer a few. Please don’t hesitate to ask your questions though. These are short articles written by experienced SS patients on range of topics for the newly diagnosed or those in process of being diagnosed. They are not highly technical, we leave that to others nor are they intended to be all-inclusive. We will be adding more so please come back often.

Pediatric Patients

Discussion about Pediatric Patients and Parent Support

Unexplained Symptoms

Discussion of symptoms that just don't seem to fit

Unusual Presentation of Disease

Discussion About the Unusual Presentation of Disease

Treatment of Synovial Sarcoma

Treatment of Synovial Sarcoma

Clinical Trials

Synovial Sarcoma Clinical Trials Discussion

Success Stories

Members success stories and stories of hope


Advocacy for Synovial Sarcoma

Insurance/Work/Financial Issues

Discussions of Insurance/Work/Financial Issues and resources

Emotional Support

If you would like to express your feelings about dealing with Synovial Sarcoma, this is the place. Need a Lift? need to Rant? This is the place.

Complementary Therapies

This is the place to discuss the array of complementary healing modalities that many of us rely on to help us live healthier lives with Synovial Sarcoma. Whether you're looking to do more to promote your own health while undergoing medical treatment, or are waiting to get medical treatment and are looking to do what you can to feel better in the meantime, this is the place to post your questions and information

End of Life Issues

Discussion of End of Life Issues

Recommend a Doctor, Therapist, or Clinic

Want to recommend a doctor, therapist, or clinic? Positive review only, please.

Lost Battles

Memories of those we have lost


Member Photos and albums


News from Bens Friends -


Events of Interest to Synovial Sarcoma Patients. Just contact a mod to have your event listed. (all postings must be approved)

Site Feedback

Discussion about this site, its organization, how it works, and how we can improve it.


FAQ about the Synovial Sarcoma Survivors Community

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