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My daughter has cancer, she is being treated by the NHS.

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My daughter has cancer, she is being treated by the NHS and it has been appauling treatment.

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The answer

It is very sad that your daughter is so ill. Obviously you would like her to have all possible treatments available to her. You can request a second opinion on the NHS, the first step would be to speak to your daughters GP who could consider referring her for one. A GP can also advise you about your local private hospital, where you can arrange to see a consultant for a second opinion. I wish you and your daughter all the best in such a terribly sad situation

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