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Surgery

The type of surgery you need depends on where the cancer is on your skin.

Going into hospital

Find out about what you need to take in, what to expect and how to prepare to make it less stressful.

Preparing for surgery

Find out how you are prepared for your operation.

On the day

Find out what happens on the day of surgery, including having a general anaesthetic.

Types of surgery

Learn more about the different operations for non melanoma skin cancer. 

Surgery for larger skin cancers

Find out about surgery for larger skin cancers or cancer that has spread.

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