Cervical cancer

What is Cervical cancer?

Cancer that forms in tissues of the cervix (the organ connecting the uterus and vagina). It is usually a slow-growing cancer that may not have symptoms but can be found with regular Pap tests (a procedure in which cells are scraped from the cervix and looked at under a microscope). Cervical cancer is almost always caused by human papillomavirus (HPV) infection.

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my mother is 50 and she was suffering from typhoid 3 months back she lost weight but after recovering she has lost some more weight now after doing...

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Hello,

The symptoms of your mother seem to be related to a urinary tract infection.

The positive uroculture confirm this diagnosis.

I suggest...

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i went to the doctor yesterday for a checkup with my pregnacy last visit he done a pap and they told me yesterday that i had hpv i will be 11 wks...

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Hi dear, I have gone through your question and understand your concerns. HPV infection is one of the causative factor for developing cervical...

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hi,my mother has cervical cancer, that has spread through to her legs which has it swollen very large, her faeces had gotten into her stomach which...

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Hi,
Thanks for writing in.

Cancer is a challenging condition to treat. Curability of cancer depends on the stage at which the cancer was first...

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What kinda of infection or rash accures when you have unprotected sex with a woman who has had a miscarriage and cervical cancer .

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Hi my name is XXXXXXX 3 years ago I had pre cancer cells cin 2 and I had them lasered off, recently for the past 3 to 4 months I am taking my...

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