Questions to ask your Doctors

Questions about your diagnosis, treatment and prognosis:

  • What stage is my cSCC?
  • What treatments are recommended for my stage of cSCC?
  • Do my age, health or other medical conditions affect my treatment options?
  • What are the risks and benefits of each treatment?
  • Where will I be treated? Do I need to stay in hospital or can I go home after each treatment?
  • What should I do to prepare for treatment?
  • When can I start treatment?
  • What is my chance of being free of cSCC after treatment?
  • What side effects should I watch for during treatment?
  • When can I resume my normal activities?
  • What is the chance my cancer will return or spread?
  • What do I do after treatment is finished?
  • Can I get a copy of my pathology report and other test results?

You are Not Alone

If you are in need of patient support, more information, or if you wish to speak with a patient support counsellor, contact Melanoma Network of Canada
905-901-5121 x108 or 1-877-560-8035 x108  or email info@melanomanetwor

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