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GCUK at the BSG Conference

GIST Cancer UK has been representing GIST patients at the British Sarcoma Group Conference in Newport, Wales.  As well as talking about what we do, Terry Weldon contributed to a session on living with incurable cancer.

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Management of soft tissue sarcomas: Clinical update

Tuesday 26th September 2023. The aim of this conference is to provide a state of the art review of multidisciplinary sarcoma care with emphasis on what is new, clinically relevant and controversial in the managements of sarcomas Topics will include a review of diagnosis, the importance of referral centres and all aspects of multidisciplinary management […]

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Terry W’s Story:

I was diagnosed in late summer 2014, when I experienced some sharp and persistent abdominal pain. This was initially diagnosed as a bowel problem, and was prescribed anitobiotics. When it did not respond to treatment, I was referred to RSCH Guildford for further investigation. A CT scan showed a massive stomach tumour, described as a […]

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