Types of cancer
This section provides an overview of a number of common cancers in Australia, looking at incidence, mortality, prevention, detection, symptoms, risk factors and treatment
Adenoid cystic carcinoma (ACC)
Breast cancer in men
Cancer of unknown primary
Children, teens, and young adult cancers
Gall bladder cancer
Head and neck cancers
Non-melanoma skin cancer
Ocular (eye) melanoma
Pseudomyxoma peritonei (PMP)
Secondary bone cancer
Small bowel cancer
Soft tissue sarcoma
Upper tract urothelial cancer (UTUC)
The information contained in this section should not be used for individual medical advice. Please see your doctor if you have concerns or specific questions relating to your health.
For further information
- Contact Cancer Council 13 11 20 (cost of a local call within Australia).
- Additional information can be found in after a diagnosis, treatment, find a specialist, family cancers and preventing cancer.
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