The amount of information you receive at the time of diagnosis can feel overwhelming. All at once, you may feel there are many unanswered questions, decisions to be made and so much information to understand and absorb. It can be helpful to have friends and family with you when discussing your diagnosis and treatment.
Understanding your diagnosis
A team of health care professionals will work with you and your family throughout your diagnosis and treatment. Each member of your treatment team has an important job, but the most vital member is you. In order to play an active role during your treatment, you should try to learn as much as possible about your gynecologic cancer diagnosis.