Worldwide, including 3rd world countries, half-a million women are diagnosed with Cervical cancer and more than 243,000 of them die (virtually half!!!)
That's why pap smears once a year are a good thing, I've had it in my mid 20s and if caught right away NO YOU CANNOT DIE FROM IT unless you ignore the symptoms. I had a cone biopsy done and was just fine and I'm 65 years olds and no sign of it coming back, but I get those yearly check-ups!
The biggest killer in women is NOT cervical cancer, but the silent killer "Ovarian Cancer." It ceases to amaze me why this should be silent killer at all because it only takes a scan to find out if you have orvarian cancer and if you should be unlucky enough to have it catching it right away will save your life! You can request from your doctor (and you will probably have to pay for it) a scan done on your ovaries. It's worth it! There is no age barrier for ovarian cancer!
Like any other Cancer, Cervical Cancer is treatable. However, the treatment is not 100% preventable, and there is a risk of death. If you want to know more, I strongly suggest you talk to your doctor.
If you have cervical cancer then nothing is safe. You will die if it is not treated.
breast cancerno she did not die of breast cancer, she died of cervical cancer.
Women die from cervical cancer.
yes, cervical cancer
Yes, you can have cervical cancer for years. Cervical cancer is a slow-growing cancer.
Gonorrhea does not cause cervical cancer. HPV causes cervical cancer.
cervical cancer? Cervical cancer
HPV is not the same as cervical cancer. Some types of HPV can cause cervical cancer. Routine screening for cervical cancer can catch this progression long before it becomes cancer.
As with any type of cancer, treatment for cervical cancer is going to depend on the staging of the cancer. Http://www.webmd.com/cancer/cervical-cancer/cervical-cancer-treatment-overview is a good website that outlines treatment options.
Cervical cancer is cancer of the cells lining the cervix which is the passage between the uterus and the vagina. You can prevent cervical cancer by monitoring risk factors for cervical cancer. Find out more about the several risk factors that increase your chance of developing cervical cancer.
Yes. Pregnancy has nothing to do with cervical cancer. Cervical cancer is caused by a viral infection left untreated.
Yes and No. Cervical cancer is NOT contagious. However, a virus called HPV ,which can cause cervical cancer, is contagious.
Emma died of Cervical Cancer in 1887
Does cervical cancer make you tired?
Trichomoniasis does not lead to cervical cancer.
Yes. You do not need to pay to get cervical cancer.
Cervical cancer is also known as cervix cancer.
No, breast cancer and cervical cancer are not the same at all. Not least of all because breast cancer is in the BREAST and cervical cancer is in the CERVIX, which are different body parts.
Pregnancy won't cause cervical cancer.
The test for cervical cancer is commonly known as a PAP smear. The PAP smear isn't strictly a test for cervical cancer but for abnormalities in cervical cells, which can be an early indicator of cancer.
Cervical spondylosis means arthritis-related changes in the neck. Cervical cancer is cancer at the end of the uterus. These conditions are not the same, and are completely unrelated.
The treatment for cervical cancer will depend entirely on the stage that the cancer is in. Depending on the staging of the cervical cancer, chemotherapy, radiation, or surgery will be administered.
Trichomoniasis does not cause cervical cancer. Cervical cancers are almost always caused by HPV.