Cancer types

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Bladder cancer

Bladder cancer

Read Cancer Council Victoria's information about bladder cancer.

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Bowel cancer

Bowel cancer

Information about diagnosis, treatment, practical support and the emotional impact of cancer.

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Brain and spinal cancer

Brain and spinal cancer

Read Cancer Council Victoria's information about brain and spinal cancer.

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Breast cancer

Breast cancer

Information about diagnosis, treatment, practical support and the emotional impact of cancer.

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Cervical cancer

Cervical cancer

Information about the different types of cancer of the cervix, its diagnosis, staging, treatment and side effects.

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Ductal carcinoma in situ

Ductal carcinoma in situ

This information explains what Ductal Carcinoma In Situ (DCIS) is, and how it is diagnosed and treated.

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Gynaecological cancers

Gynaecological cancers

Information about the different gynaecological cancers. It discusses the main types, abnormal signs to look for and some ways to reduce your risk.

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Head and neck cancers

Head and neck cancers

Information about symptoms, treatment and support for those affected by head and neck cancers.

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Kidney cancer

Kidney cancer

Read Cancer Council Victoria's information about kidney cancer.

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Leukaemia and blood cancer

Leukaemia and blood cancer

Read Leukaemia and Blood Cancer New Zealand's information about this cancer type.

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Lung cancer

Lung cancer

Information about diagnosis, treatment, practical support and the emotional impact of cancer.

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Melanoma

Melanoma

Information about diagnosis, treatment, practical support and the emotional impact of cancer.

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Mesothelioma

Mesothelioma

Information about mesothelioma, and the symptoms and treatments for mesothelioma.

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Neuroendocrine tumours

Neuroendocrine tumours

Read Unicorn Foundation NZ's information about neuroendocrine cancer.

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Ocular melanoma

Ocular melanoma

Information about ocular melanoma (melanoma of the eye) and its treatment.

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Ovarian cancer

Ovarian cancer

Information about the symptoms, diagnosis, staging, treatment and side effects of ovarian cancer.

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Pancreatic cancer

Pancreatic cancer

Read Cancer Council Victoria's information about pancreatic cancer.

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Prostate cancer

Prostate cancer

This information aims to help you understand more about prostate cancer. It discusses diagnosis and treatment.

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Secondary breast cancer

Secondary breast cancer

Information to help you understand what secondary breast cancer is and the impact it can have on you. It also explains symptoms, treatments and the support that is available.

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Secondary cancer in the bone

Secondary cancer in the bone

Information about cancer that has spread from the part of the body where it started, called its primary site, to the bone.

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Secondary cancer in the brain

Secondary cancer in the brain

Information about cancer that has spread from the part of the body where it started, called the primary site, to the brain.

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Secondary cancer in the liver

Secondary cancer in the liver

Information about cancer that has spread from the part of the body where it started, called its primary site, to the liver.

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Secondary cancer in the lung

Secondary cancer in the lung

Information about cancer that has spread from the part of the body where it started, called the primary site, to the lung(s).

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Stomach and oesophageal cancer

Stomach and oesophageal cancer

Read Cancer Council Victoria's information about stomach and oesophageal cancer.

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Uterine cancer

Uterine cancer

This information aims to help you to understand what cancer of the uterus is and how it is diagnosed and treated.

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