Coronavirus (COVID-19): visiting The Royal Marsden suspended

Due to the increasing numbers of cases of coronavirus across the UK, we have suspended all visiting to The Royal Marsden apart from specific circumstances. Read here for more information.

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  • Lower gastrointestinal cancers include colon cancer, rectal cancer and anal cancer.

  • Ovarian cancer is the sixth most common women’s cancer and the UK has one of the highest incidences of ovarian cancer in Europe.

  • The Royal Marsden provides a range of diagnosis, treatment and care services for patients with different types of cancer, including cancers specific to children and young people.

  • ​Lung cancer includes non-small cell, small cell, mesothelioma, thymoma and neuroendocrine tumours. The Royal Marsden offers a full range of lung cancer treatments and care services.

  • About 2,300 cases of larynx cancer are diagnosed in the UK each year. This makes larynx cancer relatively rare. It is more common in men than in women.

  • Blood cancers include myelomas and different variations of leukaemia and lymphoma. 

  • At The Royal Marsden we offer state-of-the-art diagnostics and treatment for prostate cancer. 

  • Oral (mouth) cancer refers to cancers of the tongue, lips, inside lining of the mouth / cheeks and the oropharynx (the portion of the throat at the back of the mouth).

  • What a GP needs to know about breast cancer, from incidence and risk through to diagnosis, treatment and follow up plans

  • What a GP needs to know about skin cancer, from incidence and risk through to diagnosis, treatment and follow up plans