Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma patient tells her story

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Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma (ACC) is a very rare and hard to treat head and neck cancer that mainly affects females. Belinda Charlton-Gilfoyle told her story recently to Sunday magazine about the struggle to get a diagnosis for her persistent and excruciating facial pain.

Oracle are funding a four year PhD research project under the supervision of Dr Amanda Swain to understand ACC and discover new treatments to support patients like Belinda.

Read Belinda’s story here:

https://www.thesun.co.uk/living/1394368/i-cried-thinking-how-to-tell-my-kids-doctors-missed-mums-cancer-for-five-years-then-told-her-she-had-18-months-to-live/