Bowel cancer is cancer in any part of the large bowel, which includes the colon and rectum.
Melanoma of the skin
Melanoma of the skin is the most serious of the three common types of skin cancer.
Breast cancer forms in the cells of the breast tissue. It can occur in women and, rarely, in men.
Advanced cancer is when cancer cells have spread from where they first grew to other parts of the bo…
Bladder cancer begins in the cells inside the bladder, the part of the body which holds the pee (uri…
There are many types of blood cancer. The main types are leukaemia, lymphoma and myeloma.
Brain and spinal cancer
Brain and spinal cancer are cancers that begin in the brain and spinal cord.
Cancer of unknown primary
Sometimes cancer spreads through the body, and doctors are not able to find where it first started.
Cervical cancer begins in the cervix, which is part of the female reproductive system.
Gynaecological cancers are cancers of the female reproductive organs, including uterine cancer, ovar…
Head and neck cancers
Head and neck cancer is a term for many cancers that start in the head and neck.
Laryngeal cancer or voice box cancer is cancer of the larynx, the part of your airway that contains …
Mesothelioma is a cancer of the mesothelium that lines the chest and tummy and surrounds nearby orga…
Mouth cancer, sometimes called oral cancer, includes cancer of the tongue, hard palate, soft palate,…
Neuroendocrine tumours begin in the neuroendocrine system, which makes and releases hormones that co…
Oesophageal cancer is a cancer of the oesophagus, the tube that connects your mouth to your stomach.
Ovarian cancer beings in the ovary, part of the female reproductive system that makes the eggs (ova)…
Pancreatic cancer is a cancer of the pancreas, a body part in your abdomen (tummy) that helps turn t…
Stomach cancer begins in the stomach, the body part in your tummy that helps to digest the food you …
Testicular cancer is a cancer of the testicles which are part of the male reproductive system.
Throat cancer, also called oropharyngeal cancer, is cancer inside the part of the throat directly be…
Thyroid cancer is a cancer of the thyroid, a butterfly-shaped gland in the lower front of the neck.