After treatment

After treatment for vulval cancer you will have regular check-ups.

  • Follow-up and recovery

    After treatment finishes you will have regular check-ups. You may want to make some changes to your lifestyle.

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Decisions about treatment

Your doctors may tell you there are different options for your treatment. Having the right information will help you make the right decision for you.


Understand surgery - how to prepare, what happens and recovery.


Radiotherapy is the use of high-energy rays, usually x-rays and similar rays (such as electrons) to treat cancer.


Chemotherapy uses drugs to treat cancer. It is most commonly given as an injection into a vein or as tablets or capsules.

Clinical trials

Many people are offered a trial as part of treatment. Find out more to help you decide if a trial is right for you.