Understanding surgery
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 hard copy.)

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.

Understanding vulvar and vaginal cancer
Cancer Council Australia (AUS, 2020)
This booklet clearly explains vulval and vaginal cancers, including anatomy, diagnosis, treatment and side effects. There is also a handy glossary, question checklist and information on seeking support. See page 22 for surgery information.
  (72-page booklet in hardcopy or PDF)

Vulval cancer – treatment options
Cancer Australia (AUS)
This section of the Cancer Australia website provides information on vulval cancer treatment. Use the links at the top of the page to find more information.


Last Updated: 10 March, 2022 2:00 pm