Find out about this type of cancer, also known as bowel cancer
These booklets cover various aspects of cancer and cancer treatments.
If you can't find what you're looking for you can contact the specialist nurses at our cancer information centre. The centre offers a free confidential service for anyone affected by cancer. Call 0161 446 8100.
*Please note there has been a change in prescription fees since some of our booklets were published.
This leaflet provides information on a medicine called ketamine which is used to treat pain that is difficult to control.
Kerato acanthoma (KA) is a skin lesion that develops on sun-exposed areas such as the face, forearms, back of hands and lower leg. It affects the middle-aged, elderly, and mostly white-skinned people.
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