Cancer Care Services
Cancer Care Services includes Medical Oncology, Haematology and Bone Marrow Transplant, the Queensland Haemophilia Centre, Radiation Oncology and BreastScreen Queensland.
What is cancer?
Cancer is a disease of the cells. Your body normally makes new cells to help you grow, replace worn-out tissue and heal injuries. When cells don’t grow, divide and die in the usual way they can lead to tumours, either benign (not cancer) or malignant.
The Cancer Council Australia has more information.
Some cancers can be detected at an early stage when treatment is likely to be more effective. The Cancer Council Australia has more information.
BreastScreen Queensland provide free breast cancer screening for all eligible Queensland women.
The Cancer Council provide a Bowel Cancer Risk Calculator.