Category: Cervical Cancer
Cervical cancer begins in the cervix, the narrow organ at the bottom of the uterus that connects to the vagina.The cervix dilates during childbirth to allow for passage of a baby.
In the most cases, cervical cancer does not cause noticeable symptoms in the early stages of the disease. Routine pap screening is important to check for abnormal cells in the cervix.So they can be monitered and treated as early as possible.
The pap test is one of the most reliable and effective cancer screening methods available..Women should have yearly exams by OBGYN. However the pap test may not detect some cases of abnormal cells in the cervix.
Symptoms of cervical cancer are vaginal bleeding, unusual vaginal discharge and pelvic pains. In cervical cancer you can see the signs of weight loss, fatigue, back pain, leg pain, swelling, leakage of urine from vagina and bone fractures.