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Your treatment depends on where your cancer is, how big it is, whether it has spread anywhere else in your body and your general health. A team of doctors and other professionals discuss the best treatment and care for you.

Treatment decisions

Find out about how your doctor decides which treatment you need, the types of treatment you might have and treatment by stage.


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


Radiotherapy uses high energy waves similar to x-rays to kill vulval cancer cells.


When, where and how you have chemotherapy for vulval cancer, and the possible side effects.

Follow up

Find out about follow up appointments and tests after treatment for vulval cancer.

Last reviewed: 
16 Mar 2016

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