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What is linked to cervical cancer?


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2014-11-22 21:58:47
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The STD Human Papillomavirus (HPV) is linked to Cervical cancer. This is why young people are given the HPV vaccine to help prevent them contracting HPV when they become sexually active and in order to reduce risk of cancers like cervical cancer.


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A type of cancer that is linked to a virus is cervical cancer. Cervical cancer developes from an infection with a strain of human papillomavirus.

HPV it is most know agent that cause 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.

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Most cancers are nonpathogenic. A few cancers are linked to pathogens. These include cervical cancer, which is caused by high-risk subtypes of HPV, and hepatoma, which is linked to hepatitis B.

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.

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.

Bacilli is a class of bacteria that includes both beneficial and harmful bacteria. Bacteria have not been linked with cervical cancer. HPV is a virus that is known to cause genital warts and is responsible for almost all cervical cancer. There are many different strains, and you can get vaccinated (Gardasil) against four of them, including two strains that cause 70% of cervical cancer. There is no way to kill the virus once you have contracted it

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.

Cervical neoplasm is another name for cervical cancer.

Trichomoniasis does not cause cervical cancer. Cervical cancers are almost always caused by HPV.

Genital herpes does not cause cervical cancer.

There are many cancers associated with cervical cancer.

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