Invest in your health

Understanding your diagnosis and prognosis

Being diagnosed with cancer can be a frightening and confusing time, with many unknowns faced by you and your loved ones. Your oncologist will talk you through as many of those unknowns as possible, to help you understand your cancer and what to expect, so that you can decide on the best treatment plan for you, together.

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Diagnosing Cancer

Learning more about cancer

If you have a symptom or a screening test result that suggests you may have cancer, the next stage is for your doctor to find out whether it is due to cancer, or some other cause.

You might find it useful to read a little more about what you’re experiencing, or to get more information about the type of cancer your doctor is testing for.

Types of cancer

Further information

Contact the central customer service centre on

[email protected] or 0860 NETCARE (0860 638 2273)

Please note that the centre operates on weekdays between 08:00 and 16:00.