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

    Just been diagnosed

    Just been diagnosed with cancer? We're here for you every step of the way. There are many ways we can help.

  • Soft tissue sarcomas

    Grading and staging

    The grading and staging of a cancer describes how the cancer looks, the size of the cancer, and whether it has spread.

  • 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.

  • Soft tissue sarcomas

    Treatment overview

    There are different treatment options for soft tissue sarcomas. As sarcomas are rare cancers, you should be referred for specialist treatment.