Cervical Cancer is an abnormal growth of cells in the lower uterus or Cervix. Like any other cancer, it has the potential to spread to other parts of the body. Cervical Cancer is a common cancer amongst women and affects more 11000 women in America each year. Even though Cervical Cancer presents no symptoms in the early stages, some of the primary symptoms include pain during intercourse, bleeding between period and after sexual intercourse. It is recommended that women over 30 years of age should have regular Cervical Smear or Pap tests are done to detect any cell changes that might develop into cancer later on. Majority of Cervical Cancer cases are caused by HPV (Human Papilloma Virus). Take this quick quiz to test your knowledge and to know more about the disease.
MBBS, MS - General Surgery, FICS (Surgical Oncology), Fellowship of Association of Indian Surgeons(FAIS), Fellowship in Minimal Access Surgery(FMAS) & Reproductive Medicine, Fellowship of Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endo Surgeons (FIAGES)
Cervical Cancer can t be prevented? True or False? Take this quiz to find out.