Additional resources for penile cancer
More information from your American Cancer Society
Here is more information you might find helpful. You also can order free copies of our documents from our toll-free number, 1-800-227-2345, or read them on our website, www.cancer.org.
Living with Cancer
After Diagnosis: A Guide for Patients and Families (also available in Spanish)
Sexuality For the Man With Cancer (also available in Spanish)
Pain Control: A Guide for Those With Cancer and Their Loved Ones (also available in Spanish)
Understanding cancer treatments
Understanding Cancer Surgery: A Guide for Patients and Families (also available in Spanish)
Understanding Chemotherapy: A Guide for Patients and Families (also available in Spanish)
Understanding Radiation Therapy: A Guide for Patients and Families (also available in Spanish)
Family and caregiver concerns
Talking With Friends and Relatives About Your Cancer (also in Spanish)
Caring for the Patient With Cancer at Home: A Guide for Patients and Families (also available in Spanish)
Helping Children When a Family Member Has Cancer: Dealing With Diagnosis (also available in Spanish)
Work, insurance, and finances
Your American Cancer Society also has books that you might find helpful. Call us at 1-800-227-2345 or visit our bookstore online to find out about costs or to place an order.
National organizations and websites*
Along with the American Cancer Society, other sources of patient information and support include:
American Association of Sexuality Educators and Therapists (AASECT)
Phone: (202) 449-1099
Offers books, online articles, and resources on sexuality. Also offers an online locator to help you find a therapist with expertise in sexuality
National Cancer Institute
Toll-free number: 1-800-422-6237 (1-800-4-CANCER)
Provides information on all types of cancer, living with cancer, support information for families of people with cancer, research, and more
National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship
Toll-free number: 1-877-622-7937 (1-877-NCCS-YES)
Offers information on work, health insurance, and more. The Cancer Survival Toolbox is a free, self-learning audio program to help cancer survivors and caregivers develop practical tools needed to deal with the diagnosis, treatment and challenges of cancer. Listen online or order CDs. Also in Spanish and Chinese.
No matter who you are, we can help. Contact us anytime, day or night, for information and support. Call us at 1-800-227-2345 or visit www.cancer.org.
Last Medical Review: 12/06/2013
Last Revised: 02/06/2014