Understanding rectal cancer audiobook cover

Understanding rectal cancer

Audiobook
Published: 01 Apr 2020
Next review: 01 Oct 2022
Edition: 5
Understanding rectal cancer audiobook cover
The audiobook explains what rectal cancer is, and how it is diagnosed and treated. It also talks about your feelings when you are diagnosed with cancer and has practical advice on dealing with work and finances. When we mention bowel cancer in this audiobook, this includes rectal cancer.

View our online information about rectal cancer.

We have separate information about small bowel cancercolon cancer and anal cancer.
Published: 01 Apr 2020
Next review: 01 Oct 2022
Edition: 5
The audiobook explains what rectal cancer is, and how it is diagnosed and treated. It also talks about your feelings when you are diagnosed with cancer and has practical advice on dealing with work and finances. When we mention bowel cancer in this audiobook, this includes rectal cancer.

View our online information about rectal cancer.

We have separate information about small bowel cancercolon cancer and anal cancer.

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