Gestational trophoblastic disease
Cancer Australia (AUS, 2020)
This page explains treatment for gestational trophoblastic disease. Follow the menu at the top to find more information, including statistics, treatment and support services.
Gestational Trophoblastic Disease
Chris O’Brien Lifehouse (AUS)
Quite a long web page. This explains hydatidiform moles, invasive moles, choriocarcinoma and Placental Site Trophoblast Tumour (PSTT). Includes treatment, effects on future pregnancies, and also touches on how you might be feeling about your diagnosis.
Cancer Survivor Guide (AUS, 2018)
Episode 2 of this podcast discusses how surgeons decide when to operate, how techniques have changed and improved over time, and what to expect when you meet your surgeon.
Last Updated: 10 March, 2022 2:07 pm
Cancer Council Australia (AUS, 2019)
This 64-page booklet answers a lot of basic questions about surgery for cancer. Includes decision making, types of surgery, planning and preparation, processes on the day, recovery and a handy list of questions to ask your team.
(booklet available as PDF or in hard copy.)