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Can you get cancer in your foot?

Yes, you can get cancer on your foot! Bob Marley died in 1981, officially due to malignant melanoma, a dangerous type of cancer that was found on his toe! -! Any Suggestions here?

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  1. Anna Reply:

    If you are feeling numbness in your legs and feet, or elsewhere in your body, this blood from the heart to the legs, get blocked, pain and numbness will result. Cancer of the brain can result in leg numbness, according to Wrong Diagnosis. Source:http://www.ehow.com/about_5138887_causes-numbness-legs-feet.html

  2. Lavenia Reply:

    Yes, you can get cancer in your feet. Cancer can happen everywhere in your body. I would go to the doctor and get it checked out. Source(s): Health class

  3. Janessa Reply:

    It all depends on where in or on the foot it arose from, ie. the skin, muscule, bone, etc. etc. Source(s): I am a cancer registrar. Source:http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20090607185636AA5nYdP

  4. Curtis Reply:

    Melanoma is the only kind of cancer that can be found on the foot. Source:http://www.chacha.com/question/what-are-other-forms-of-foot-cancer

  5. Steffanie Reply:

    There is no such thing as foot cancer . You may have skin cancer on your feet and that will cause small lumps or moles. Source:http://www.chacha.com/question/what-are-the-symptoms-of-foot-cancer

  6. Andrew Reply:

    I have skin cancer which started on my foot…? I’ve started having bad leg aches, migraines, been feeling sick/nausea and can’t sleep whatsoever recently. Is this related to

  7. Lorretta Reply:

    Yes, you can get cancer in the area of the foot! There is more than one type of cancer in the foot but one of them would be sarcoma! Fortunately it is rare, but unfortunately because it is rare few people survive a foot related cancer because they delay seeing a doctor until the disease is advanced! With rare cancers the danger is that no one including the doctors believe it is possible for you to have cancer! Bone cancer is a possiblility (Ewings sarcoma) and soft tissue sarcoma such as synovial sarcoma (almost half of all synovial sarcomas are located in the foot)!Ive known at least one patient who died from a sarcoma whose primary tumor was located in the foot! Primary cutaneous extraskeletal Ewings sarcoma (in sole of foot)http://www!ncbi!nlm!nih!gov/pubmed/16446642You can search PubMed for other cases of cancer in the foot!

  8. Tommie Reply:

    Its actually called esophageal cancer, and it's its own type. Its cancer of the esophagus, and the main causes are smoking, drinking (a lot), and damage of the

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