Types of cancers

Types of cancers

Extended list of neglected cancers

 

A

Adrenal cancer
Anal cancer
Cancers of the autonomic nervous system and peripheral nerves


B

Bladder cancer
Brain cancer


C

Cancer of the central nervous system and spinal cord
Cancers of various connective and soft tissue (including malignant schwannoma)


E

Cancer of various endocrine glands (including adrenal cancer)
Eye Cancer (retinoblastoma)


F

Female reproductive cancers


G

Cancer of the gallbladder


H

Hodgkins lymphoma


K

Kaposi’s sarcoma
Kidney cancer


L

Acute and chronic leukaemias
Lip cancer
Liver cancer
Lymphoma (including Hodgkins and Non-Hodgkins)


M

Male reproductive cancers
Malignant schwannoma
Mesothelioma
Mouth cancer
Multiple myeloma and plasma cell cancers


N

Non-Hodgkins lymphoma


O

Oesophageal cancer
Various oral cancers (lip, mouth and pharynx cancers)
Osteosarcoma


P

Pancreatic cancer
Cancers of the peripheral nerves and autonomic nervous system
Cancer of the pharynx
Plasma cell cancers


R

Cancer of the renal pelvis
Reproductive cancers (male and female)
Retinoblastoma (eye cancer)


S

Sarcoma (including Kaposi’s sarcoma)
Small intestine cancer
Cancer of the spinal cord and central nervous system
Stomach cancer


T

Thyroid cancer
Tongue cancer
Cancer of the tonsils


U

Cancer of the ureter
Cancer of various urinary organs (including kidney, renal pelvis, ureter and bladder cancers