Surgery

Amputation

  • Bone cancer

    Preparing for an amputation

    Sometimes, if the cancer has spread, the affected limb is amputated. You will have counseling and support before and after surgery.

  • Bone cancer

    Recovering after an amputation

    After surgery, you will be cared for in hospital. Later, you may have an artificial limb fitted. A physiotherapist will show you how to use it.