The diseases listed below are the most common types of cancer treated at the Siteman Cancer Center. Click on the links below to read cancer information from the National Cancer Institute, including information about diagnosis, staging and potential treatment procedures. Please note that this information is intended to help patients and the public learn more about diagnosed conditions and the current range of approaches related to treatment. It is not intended as medical advice. The actual experiences of individual cancer patients may vary from what is presented in these general summaries.
Bone and Joints
Brain and Spinal Cord
Colon and Rectum
Head and Neck
The diseases listed below also may be treated at Siteman, but are less common in the population as a whole.
Anal CancerCarcinoma of Unknown PrimaryChronic Myeloproliferative Disorders
Extragonadal Germ Cell Tumors
Extrahepatic Bile Duct Cancer
Gastrointestinal Carcinoid Tumors
Gestational Trophoblastic Tumors
Islet Cell Carcinoma (Endocrine Pancreas)
Melanoma, Intraocular (Eye)
Sarcoma, Soft Tissue, Adult
Small Intestine Cancer
Thymoma and Thymic Carcinoma