Additional resources for uterine sarcoma
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 Woman With Cancer (also available in Spanish)
Guide to Controlling Cancer Pain (also available in Spanish)
Understanding cancer treatments
Understanding 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)
Cancer treatment side effects
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 at cancer.org/bookstore to find out about costs or to place an order.
National organizations and websites*
In addition to the American Cancer Society, other sources of patient information and support include:
Foundation for Women’s Cancer (formerly the Gynecologic Cancer Foundation)
Toll-free number: 1-800-444-4441
Offers referrals to gynecologic oncologists and has information about how to prevent, detect, and treat female cancer; also the booklet, “Renewing Intimacy and Sexuality After Gynecologic Cancer.” Educational materials are offered online, and educational programs for survivors are offered throughout the country.
National Cancer Institute
Toll-free number: 1-800-4-CANCER (1-800- 422-6237)
Offers current information about cancer screening, diagnosis, and treatment as well as information for the family and children of people with cancer
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: 05/12/2014
Last Revised: 05/20/2014