Types of cancer

By no means a single disease with a single treatment, there are over 200 types of cancer. Each type has its own name and treatment. Click on the links below to find out more about them.

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Adrenal gland tumours

The adrenal glands are part of the body’s endocrine system. Cancer in the adrenal glands can affect how the body produces hormones.

Anal cancer

Cancer that starts in the anus is rare, with only about 1,000 new cases in the UK every year. The anus is the opening at the end of the bowel.