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Living with eye cancer

There is support and advice available to help you cope with eye cancer and its treatment.


Eye cancer can affect you emotionally, physically and practically. Find out how you can cope with these changes. 

Changes in your sight

Your cancer might affect your eyesight. Read about how you might feel, and organisations that can help you.

Changes in your appearance

Treatment for eye cancer may change your appearance. There are things you can do that may help you to cope with these changes. 

After removal of an eye

Find out how to care for your eye socket and artificial eye after surgery to remove your eye. 

Changes in your sex life

Find out about how eye cancer could affect the way you feel about your sex life and relationships.

Support at home for you and your family

Learn about care and support available to you at home.

Resources and organisations

Find organisations, support groups, books, videos and other resources to help you cope.

Last reviewed: 
07 Dec 2018
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