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A vaginal tumour is an abnormal growth of tissue in the vagina, a female reproductive organ. The symptoms include:
• Bleeding after sexual intercourse
• Painless vaginal bleeding and discharge
• Pain in the pelvis or vagina
Some women have no symptoms.
HOW IS VAGINAL TUMOR DIAGNOSED?
In patients with no symptoms, the cancer may be found during a routine pelvic examination and Pap smear. Other tests to diagnose vaginal tumors include:
• Other tests that may be done include:
• Chest x-ray
• CT scan of the abdomen and pelvis
HOW IS VAGINAL TUMOR TREATED?
Treatment of vaginal cancer depends on the type of cancer, and how far the disease has spread. Surgery is sometimes used to remove the cancer, but most patients are treated with radiation. If the tumor is cervical cancer that has spread to the vagina, then radiation and chemotherapy are both given.
Sarcoma botryoides may be treated with a combination of chemotherapy, surgery, and radiation.
DID YOU KNOW?
In some cases, there is a high risks of benign tumors getting infectious and hence safe hygiene practices should be implemented in the process.