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How is cervical cancer spread?

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Answered 2011-03-11 21:24:14

Some Cervical cancer is caused by the Human Papilloma Virus, which is transmitted sexually.

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Most cervical cancer is caused by human papillomavirus, which is spread by sex.

No, but you can get cervical cancer from sex. The majority of cervical cancer is caused by a virus that is spread by sex. There are vaccines available to prevent the spread of this virus. Other ways to prevent cervical cancer include abstinence from vaginal sex, not having many partners, and using condoms consistently.

Stage IVA: Cancer has spread to the bladder or rectum

Stage I: Cancer that has spread into the connective tissue of the cervix but is confined to the uterus

Stage IV: Cancer has spread to other parts of the body

Stage IVB: Cancer has spread to distant organs such as the lungs

Stage II: Cancer has spread from the cervix but is confined to the pelvic region

Stage IIB: Cancer has spread to the parametrial tissue adjacent to the cervix

Stage IIIA: Cancer has spread to the lower vagina but not to the pelvic wall

Most cervical cancer is caused by high-risk HPV subtypes. These viral infections are spread by sex.

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 is caused by human papilomavirus virus, or HPV, usually spread through unprotected sex. It can inhibit in one's body without manifesting itself as symptoms.

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Yes, although it may not be comfortable for the woman. Cervical cancer can cause abnormal uterine bleeding, and can cause vaginal discomfort. It is important to know that cervical cancer is caused from HPV, which is a sexually transmitted virus. If a woman has cervical cancer, she should make certain to have protected sex when with a new partner so as not to spread the virus.

Cancer is not contagious, so it won't spread from one person to another. However, some cancers, like cervical, liver, and throat cancer, can be caused by viruses that are spread from one person to another.

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:// is a good website that outlines treatment options.

Stage IIA: Cancer has spread to the upper region of the vagina, but not to the lower one-third of the vagina

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.

Stage IIIB: Cancer has spread to the pelvic wall and/or is blocking the flow of urine through the ureters to the bladder

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Trichomoniasis does not lead to cervical cancer.

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