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Anal Cancer

Anal cancer is rare and occurs in the anus - the end of the gastrointestinal tract.

Bladder Cancer

Bladder cancer occurs when there are abnormal, cancerous cells in the bladder.

Bone Cancer

Bone cancer can start in the bone or elsewhere in the body and spread to the bone.

Brain Cancer

Brain cancer is a brain disease in which cancer cells arise in the brain tissue.

Breast Cancer

Breast cancer occurs when there are abnormal, cancerous cells in breast tissue.

Colon Cancer

Colon cancer, or colorectal cancer, occurs in the colon or rectum.

Gallbladder Cancer

Gallbladder cancer is a cancer that starts in the gallbladder.

Gynecological Cancer

Gynecologic cancers are the spread of abnormal cells in the female reproductive organs.

Head and Neck Cancer

Head and neck cancer is cancer that starts in the head and neck region.

Kidney Cancer

Kidney cancer, or renal cancer, begins in the kidneys.

Leukemia and Blood Cancer

Leukemia is cancer of the blood and develops in the bone marrow.

Liver Cancer

Liver cancer is cancer that begins in the cells of your liver.

Lung Cancer

Lung cancer starts in the lining of the bronchi (main airways of lungs).


Lymphoma is cancer that starts in cells of the body's immune system.

Oral Cancer

Oral cancer can form in any part of the mouth or throat.

Pancreatic Cancer

Pancreatic cancer occurs when a cell in the pancreas is damaged.

Penile Cancer

Penile cancer is a disease where cancer cells form in the penis. HPV (Human papillomavirus [pap-uh-LOH-muh-vahy-ruhs] may increase the risk of getting penile cancer.

Prostate Cancer

Prostate cancer causes abnormal cell development in a male's prostate, the small abdominal gland involved in sperm production. One of the most common types of cancer, prostate cancer is most dangerous once it spreads beyond the prostate and impacts other parts of the body.

Skin Cancer

Skin cancer occurs when healthy skin cells change and grow in an uncontrolled way. There are both melanoma and non-melanoma forms of skin cancer. If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with skin cancer, you can turn to Utah Valley Hospital's Cancer Center for excellent care when you need it most.

Stomach Cancer

Cancer cells can develop in any part of the body, including the stomach. Stomach cancer often leads to weight loss, abdominal pain, swelling or discomfort, nausea and vomiting, and heartburn. Through early detection and treatment, stomach cancer is treatable in most cases.

Testicular Cancer

Testicular cancer is when cancer cells grow in the testicles. If you or a loved one are concerned about or have been diagnosed with testicular cancer, Utah Valley Hospital's Cancer Center provides high quality screenings and treatments.

Thyroid Cancer

Thyroid cancer is a disease that occurs when abnormal cells begin to grow in your thyroid gland. If caught early, thyroid cancer is treatable with surgery and medication.