Pain may occur as a result of cancer or for other reasons. Learn more about cancer pain.

Cancer Symptoms

Early cancer and certain types of cancer may not have any symptoms. However, some symptoms may be the result of cancer or a less serious illness.

Learn about symptoms for your type of cancer:

Clinical Trials

Clinical trials are research studies that evaluate a new medical approach, device, drug, or other treatment. As a Stanford Health Care patient, you may have access to the latest, advanced clinical trials.

Open trials refer to studies currently accepting participants. Closed trials are not currently enrolling, but may open in the future.

Before beginning treatment, ask your doctor about any clinical trials you should consider. Learn more about clinical trials for cancer patients.