Cervical Cancer Tips
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While some cases of cervical cancer cannot be prevented, there are many things a woman can do to reduce her risk of developing cervical cancer.
Reduce Your Risk of Cervical Cancer:
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The Pap smear is a medical screening test that helps identify abnormal cervical cells. The doctor ...more
Causes of Cervical Cancer: Cervical cancer is usually caused when abnormal cells present in the cervix, get out of control. Usually, major cases of cervical cancer are caused by a virus known as human papillomavirus or HPV...more
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A Pap test is done to screen any changes in the cells of the cervix, including cervical cancer or conditions that may develop into cancer. Doctors recommend that Pap smear testing should begin at the age of 21 for women, and...more
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Cancer is a disease in which cells in the body grow out of control. When these abnormal cells are present in the cervix, it is called cervical cancer, or cancer of the cervix.
Screening Prevents Cervical Cancer and Saves Lives:
The Pap test can find abnormal cells in the cervix. These cells may, over time, turn into cancer. This could take several years to happen. If the results of a Pap test show there are abnormal cells that could become canc...more
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Cervical Cancer (cancer of the mouth of the womb) is one of the commonest cancers among Indian women.
Yearly 5 lakh cases occur worldwide - of these 1.3 lakh are from India alone!
In our country, early symptoms are often ignored. Therefore about 75% come in advanced, incurable stages and about 78,000 women die of this disease every year in India!
All this, in spite of the fact that cervical cancer is a preventable and curable disease!!
How can we prev...more
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