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What to ask your doctor about living with eye cancer

Men and women discussing eye cancer

Some questions you might ask your doctor

  • How will my eye cancer treatment affect me?
  • Will I ever get back to normal, or will I have some long term effects?
  • Will my eyesight be affected?
  • How can I get help with changes in how well I see?
  • How will I look after my operation?
  • What can be done to hide any scars I may have?
  • Will I be able to go back to work?
  • Where can I get help with claiming benefits and grants?
  • What practical help is available?
  • Where can I get help to deal with my feelings?
  • Can you refer me for counselling?
  • Do I have to pay for counselling?
  • Could a specialist nurse help me?
  • Is there a local support group?
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Updated: 30 June 2015