Tag: Cervical Cancer

Symptoms of HPV May be No Symptoms At All

Symptoms of HPV May be No Symptoms At All

The human papillomavirus (HPV) is responsible for warts in all of their various varieties. But about 30 strains of HPV can cause genital warts or cancer of the genitals. Strains of HPV that cause genital warts (condyloma) do not cause cancer and vice versa. Unfortunately, many people who become infected with HPV do not show [...]

November 12, 2012 More
Cervical Cancer: Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment

Cervical Cancer: Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment

Only women can get cervical cancer. The cervix is the area in between the uterus and the vagina. This area is tightly closed when a woman is pregnant in order to protect the fetus. Just what causes cancer of the cervix is unknown, but women at risk ate those who: Smoke Take oral contraception Have [...]

November 12, 2012 More
Cervical Cancer

Cervical Cancer

Cancer of the uterine cervix is an important worldwide health problem. The cervix is the opening of the uterus at the top of the vagina. Death rates in the developing countries from this disease are similar to death rates from breast cancer and lung cancer. In the developed nations, the widespread use of screening tests [...]

August 3, 2011 More