Decisions about treatment

If you have been diagnosed

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.

  • 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.

  • Staging and grading

    Doctors will stage and grade the cancer using further tests. This helps them to choose the most appropriate type of treatment.

  • The cancer registry

    In the UK, each country has a cancer registry. It is used to plan and improve health and care services.