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Cancer patient information leaflets

 

Cancer

This page lists our cancer patient leaflets by title. Use the A-Z below to find the leaflets relevant to you. 

To view all of Guy's and St Thomas' patient information leaflets, visit the patients and visitors section.

Diet advice during chemotherapy

Description:
Information to help you eat well during chemotherapy, maintain your weight and prepare food safely.

Malignancy of unknown origin (MUO): suspected cancer

Description:
Investigating a suspected cancer, known as a malignancy of unknown origin (MUO), and the tests you might have.

Physical activity after your cancer diagnosis

Description:
Why and how you can be active during and after your cancer treatment, including exercises and guidance on how to do them safely.

Radiotherapy - How will I feel afterwards? (easy read)

Description:
This leaflet tells you about the side effects of having radiotherapy treatment. It is written in simple, short sentences, with pictures to guide you.

Radiotherapy - Information about radiotherapy (easy read)

Description:
This leaflet tells you about what will happen when you come into hospital for radiotherapy. It is written in simple, short sentences, with pictures to guide you.

Urgent referral for a head and neck assessment

Description:
A GP or dentist has made an urgent referral for a head and neck assessment to investigate your symptoms. This is what to expect from your phone appointment.
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More information for patients

To view all of Guy's and St Thomas' patient information leaflets, visit the patients and visitors section.