Coronavirus and cancer

We know it’s a worrying time for people with cancer, we have information to help. If you have symptoms of cancer contact your doctor.

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What is penile cancer?

Find out who gets penile cancer and how common it is.

Symptoms of penile cancer

Symptoms of penile cancer can include a growth or sore on your penis. Find out more about possible symptoms and when to see your GP.

Getting diagnosed

Find out about tests to diagnose penile cancer, screening and seeing a specialist.

Stages, types and grades

Find out about the types and grades of penile cancer, as well as the number and TNM staging systems.

Risks and causes

Read about what causes penile cancer, including lifestyle factors and other medical conditions, and see what you can do to reduce your risk.


Find out about survival for different stages of penile cancer.


Treatments for penile cancer, what to expect and how to cope with side effects.

Research and clinical trials

Find out about the latest UK research, clinical trials and how you can take part.

Living with penile cancer

Getting practical and emotional support can help you cope with a diagnosis of cancer, life during treatment and life after cancer.

Last reviewed: 
13 Dec 2018

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