The operation you have depends on the stage of the cancer, and where it is in your vagina.
Read about the different types of surgery for vaginal cancer.
Find out about vaginal reconstruction and what you need to do afterwards.
Find out about what happens before surgery, the health professionals you meet and the exercises you need to do.
Read about what you need to take in, what to expect and how to prepare to make it less stressful.
Find out what happens on the day of surgery and how you have an anaesthetic.
Your guide to what happens after having surgery for vaginal cancer.
The side effects of surgery depend on the type of operation you have had.