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Skin (dermatology) cancer

Last updated on Thursday, May 24, 2018

The dermatology service has three Consultants, an Associate Specialist and a Clinical Nurse Specialists. The dermatology department is situated at Clatterbridge Hospital and has an out-patient department that provides minor surgery and daily treatment therapies for dermatological conditions. The...

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Tag:   dermatology (7)     Dermatologists (2)     skin (8)     mole (3)     uneven (1)     carcinoma (2)     basal (2)     hand (3)     arm (1)     back (1)     face (3)     neck (4)     stomach (3)     scalp (1)     biopsy (3)     chemotherapy (3)    


Last updated on Wednesday, June 1, 2022

The population of the Wirral is currently 320,220, with a national ratio of 1:3 affected by cancer and 1:4 deaths annually are cancer related. WUTH diagnosis over 3,000 new cancers each year. Over 50% of people diagnosed survive beyond 10 years and It is estimated that there are 11,500 people liv...

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Tag:   cancer (22)     macmillan (2)     oncology (5)     chemotherapy (3)     palliative (2)     end of life (1)     breast (9)     bowel (8)     lung (10)     liver (3)     stomach (3)     kidney (6)     luekemia (1)     tumour (5)     mammogram (4)     screening (8)    

Cancer Specialisms

Last updated on Friday, June 22, 2018

Our cancer (oncology) departments specialise in cancer treatment, support and services. We work to detect symptoms, diagnose and treat our patients as early as possible. Click on a specialism below to find out more about how we can support our patients.

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Tag:   cancer (22)     oncology (5)     spcialisms (1)     tumour (5)     lump (5)     breast (9)     prostate (2)     bowel (8)     skin (8)     lung (10)     chemotherapy (3)     hospice (2)     radiation (1)     x-ray (13)     MRI (3)     scan (10)    

Joint Uro-oncology Clinic

Last updated on Monday, February 8, 2021

This service offers an excellent opportunity for patients to meet both surgeons (urologist) and radio/chemotherapy doctors (oncologists) at the same time. This ensures the patients are given evidence based; balanced information and opportunities to ask questions in what can be a stressful time in...

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Haematology cancer

Last updated on Thursday, May 24, 2018

The Haematology teams for Wirral University Teaching Hospital and the Countess of Chester Hospital work closely together to provide specialist services to the population of Wirral and Chester. Our Trust has three Haematology Consultants, one Clinical Nurse Specialist for haematology and one Clin...

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Tag:   haemotology (1)     lymphoma (1)     leukaemia (1)     myeloid (1)     Hodgkin (1)     Non-hodgkin (1)     blood (10)     white blood cells (1)     red blood cells (1)     haemoglobin (1)    


Last updated on Wednesday, September 21, 2022

Haematology is the study of blood, the blood-forming organs and blood disease. The tests performed in this laboratory help in the diagnosis and treatment of conditions including: Leukaemia Anaemia Coagulation (clotting) disorders A broad range of haematological tests are performed in the...

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Tag:   anticoagulant (1)     clotting (1)     thrombosis (1)     Haematology (4)     thrombophilia (1)     haematological (1)     blood (10)     testing (5)     transfusion (1)    

Pharmacy Service

Last updated on Friday, August 16, 2019

At WUTH, our award-winning pharmacy team ensure that patients cared for in our hospitals have safe and effective medicines available to them 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. We have a strong team of pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, assistant technical officers and administrative staff to support...

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Cancer Research

Last updated on Monday, May 23, 2022

Study Title - ADD-ASPIRIN - A phase III double-blind placebo-controlled randomised trial assessing the effects of aspirin on disease recurrence and survival after primary therapy in common non-metastatic solid tumours Principal Investigator: Mr Liviu Titu (Colorectal) Sub Investigators: Mr Nige...

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