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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

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

Genetic testing for breast cancer susceptibility

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This leaflet explains more about genetic testing for a breast cancer susceptibility gene.

Haemato-oncology patient information

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This leaflet gives information on the haematology team and the service they provide for patients with myeloproliferative neoplasm

Lymphoedema clinic

Description:
This leaflet explains more about the lymphoedema clinic that is linked to cancer services provided at Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust.

Melanoma adjuvant clinic

Description:
This leaflet gives information about the clinic and how to contact the people who may be caring for you

Melanoma clinic at St John's Institute of Dermatology

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This leaflet provides information about the melanoma clinic at St John's Institute of Dermatology and tells you how to contact some of the people who may be caring for you.

Need to talk about sex and intimacy issues?

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This leaflet gives information about the specialist psychosexual service for people with cancer, and their partners.

Need to talk? A specialist psychological support service for people with cancer, their family and close friends

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This booklet tells you about the specialist psychological support service and how it can help you, your family and/or close friends following a cancer diagnosis.

Nipple-areola tattooing

Description:
This leaflet explains more about nipple-areola tattooing (micro-pigmentation), including the benefits, risks and any alternatives and what you can expect when you come to the hospital.

Pain relief after ear, nose and throat surgery

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This leaflet explains about pain management after ENT surgery.
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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.