Deciding on Treatment
Anal Cancer: Treatment Choices
Different types of treatment have different goals. Learn about anal cancer treatments and their goals, so you can choose the one that's best for you.
Anal Cancer: Chemotherapy
Chemotherapy (chemo) uses anticancer medicines to kill cancer cells. Learn how chemo is used to treat anal cancer.
Anal Cancer: Radiation Therapy
Radiation therapy is one way to treat anal cancer. It uses X-rays to destroy and control the growth of cancer cells.
Anal Cancer: Surgery
There are two types of surgery used to treat anal cancer. Learn about these surgeries.
Anal Cancer: Your Chances of Recovery (Prognosis)
Prognosis is the word your healthcare team may use to describe your chances of recovering from cancer. Learn about the prognosis for anal cancer.