Patient Guides

Monday, September 9, 2019

Some treatments for sarcoma can leave you at risk of developing lymphoedema, but what is it? This updated factsheet talks about the sings, symptoms and how it can be prevented.

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Monday, September 9, 2019

This updated booklet is aimed at anyone who has recently been diagnosed with sarcoma cancer. It explains what sarcoma is, how it is diagnosed and the treatment options available to you. 

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Monday, September 9, 2019

This booklet is aimed at anyone who has a diagnosis of sarcoma in the head or neck area, explaining what it is, how it is diagnosed and what treatment options are available.

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Friday, August 16, 2019

This leaflet explains what sarcoma is, and why a referral to a specialist sarcoma team is important to get the right diagnosis. 

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Image of first page of Sarcoma UK Genomic testing for sarcoma factsheet
Monday, January 21, 2019

This factsheet explains genomic testing, who is eligible for consideration and how it may benefit patients.

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Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Whether you’re about to start sarcoma treatment, having treatment or recovering following treatment, this booklet can provide you with information about recovery and support.

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Sarcoma UK Giant Cell Tumours of the Bone Factsheet
Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Giant cell tumours (GCT) are benign (noncancerous) tumours that develop in the bone.

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Sarcoma UK Factsheet on Proton Beam Therapy
Thursday, June 15, 2017

This factsheet explains more about PBT, including who is eligible for the treatment and why it might be beneficial for them. 

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Friday, December 16, 2016

As a member of the sarcoma community you may be asked to take part in market research. Here is some guidance to help you make an informed choice about taking part.

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Friday, December 16, 2016

This factsheet explains how to find information you can trust and how to tell the difference between reliable information and misinformation.

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Sarcoma UK Understanding Bone Sarcoma Patient Guide cover
Tuesday, August 11, 2015

This booklet is aimed at anyone who has been diagnosed with a bone sarcoma. It explains what bone sarcoma is, how it is diagnosed and the treatment options available.

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Sarcoma UK Understanding GIST booklet
Monday, June 1, 2015

This booklet is for anyone who has been diagnosed with a gastrointestinal stromal tumour (GIST).

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