Gestational trophoblastic tumour organisations
This page gives information about organisations and websites that help and support people with gestational trophoblastic tumour (GTT). These tumours include molar pregnancy, persistent trophoblastic disease, placental site trophoblastic tumour (PSTT) and choriocarcinoma. There is information about
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Cancer Research UK
407 St John Street
Helpline: 0808 800 40 40
Admin phone number: 020 7242 0200
Cancer Research UK is the largest cancer research organisation in the world, outside the USA. We are the European leader in the development of new anti-cancer drugs. We fund research on all aspects of the disease from its causes, to treatment and prevention.
We are also committed to producing high quality information for people affected by cancer, health professionals and the general public. We do this through our website, which includes patient information and news and resources, and through our range of health awareness leaflets.
If you have a question about cancer, and you are in the UK or Ireland, you can contact our team of specialist cancer information nurses using this form, or by telephoning freephone 0808 800 40 40.
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There are two hospitals in the UK where women are treated for GTT. These hospitals offer specialist support and information on their websites. They are
The Hydatidiform Mole and Choriocarcinoma UK Information and Support Service
This website is run by the specialist centre at Charing Cross Hospital in London. The website has information and useful contacts.
Weston Park Trophoblastic Disease Centre - Sheffield
This website is run by the centre at Weston Park Hospital in Sheffield. It gives details about their drop in clinic, patient information and information for doctors and nurses.
Molar pregnancy support website
This website offers support to women who have or have had a molar pregnancy. It gives information, and women can join the online support forum to share information and tips with other women.
College of Sexual and Relationship Therapists
PO Box 13686
Offers counselling and psychotherapy and can give details of local counsellors.
Sexual Advice Association
Suite 301, Emblem House
London Bridge Hospital
27 Tooley Street
Information on sexual problems that can affect men and women. They provide lists of local specialist practitioners, as well as factsheets on problems such as erectile dysfunction (impotence).
The Miscarriage Association
The Miscarriage Association organisation provides information and support about pregnancy loss.
Helpline: 01924 200 799 (Mon-Fri 9am-4pm)
The International Society for the Study of Trophoblastic Disease (ISSTD)
The International Society for the Study of Trophoblastic Disease is a website for doctors and nurses specialising in GTT, but it does have some useful information for patients.
Teenage Cancer Trust
93 Newman Street
Phone: 020 7612 0370
A national charity providing specialist units, support, education and information for teenagers with cancer and their families. The TCT also funds research into young people's cancers. It holds annual conferences for teenagers with cancer and the health professionals who look after them.
Macmillan Cancer Support
89 Albert Embankment
Phone: 0808 808 0000 (Mon to Fri, 9am to 8pm; information available in other languages)
Textphone: 0808 808 0121
Macmillan Cancer Support improves the lives of people affected by cancer. They provide practical, medical and financial support and push for better cancer care. They provide booklets on cancer and treatments and run a helpline providing cancer information and benefits advice.
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