Cervical Cancer is one of the most common cancers in women worldwide. With routine cervical cancer screening, this cancer is highly detectable and preventable.
When cancer starts in the cervix, it is called cervical cancer. The cervix is the lower, narrow end of the uterus. The cervix connects the vagina (birth canal) to the upper part of the uterus. The uterus (or womb) is where a baby grows when a woman is pregnant.
Two tests can help prevent cervical cancer-
For women aged 21-65, it is essential to keep getting a Pap test as directed by your doctor- even if you believe you are too old to have a child or are refraining from sexual activity.
You should not schedule your Pap test for a time when you are having your period. If you are going to have a Pap test in the next two days—
Cervical Cancer found in its early stages can be successfully treated.
Cervical Cancer is treated in several ways depending on the kind of cervical cancer and how far it has spread. Treatments include chemotherapy, radiation therapy and surgery.
About 4,100 women will die of cervical cancer in 2015 (American Cancer Society)
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