Cancer Types

There are over 200 different types of cancer; some are more common than others. There is a wealth of information about each individual cancer type available on the Macmillan Cancer Support Website below are the links for some of the more common cancers.

 

Please remember that some of the information may not be relevant to the Isle of Man, so if you have any questions please check with your Clinical Nurse Specialist or the Macmillan Cancer Information Centre on 01624 650735.

 

 

Clinical Nurse Specialists (CNS)

Support is available on the Island from the Clinical Nurse Specialist team. Their contact details are listed below:

Specialism Telephone Number 
Lead Cancer Nurse 647407
Breast Nurse Specialist  650194 
Colorectal (Bowel) / Stoma Nurse Specialist 650212
Urology Nurse Specialist 650235
Ear, Nose & Throat Nurse Specialist 650229
Nurse Specialist for Oncology & rarer tumours 650162
Lung Nurse Specialist 650086
Palliative Care Team 647475

If you cannot find the information you are looking for about cancer services on the Isle of Man, or you would like further support, please contact the Macmillan Cancer Information Centre on 01624 650735.