Making treatment decisions

Understanding your diagnosis

Find out what to expect when you first visit your doctor. You can also understand what might help your medical team to plan your treatment if you do have cancer.

  • General information

    Cancer registry

    Each country in the UK has its own cancer registry: information that helps the NHS and other organisations to plan and improve cancer services.

  • General information

    My Cancer Treatment

    Macmillan is supporting a new online tool to help you make decisions about your treatment and care. The tool currently only covers England.

  • Leukaemia, acute lymphoblastic (ALL)

    Treatment overview

    The main treatment for ALL is chemotherapy. Some people may also have a stem cell transplant or targeted therapies.