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Prevention of Cervical Cancer

Prevention of Cervical Cancer:

Methods of prevention of Cervical Cancer mentioned in various sources includes those listed below. This prevention information is gathered from various sources, and may be inaccurate or incomplete. None of these methods guarantee prevention of Cervical Cancer.

  • Pap smear - screening and early detection can help prevent or at least reduce its severity.

Alternative Preventions for Cervical Cancer

Some of the measures that have been mentioned as possibly preventative for Cervical Cancer may include those below.

Note that some of these claims of prevention may not be correct, and may not prevent Cervical Cancer.

Medical news about treatments for Cervical Cancer

These medical news articles may be relevant to Cervical Cancer treatment:

Clinical Trials for Cervical Cancer

Some of the clinical trials for Cervical Cancer include:

Latest Treatments for Cervical Cancer

Some of the more recent treatments for Cervical Cancer include:

Treatments for Cervical Cancer

Treatments to consider for Cervical Cancer may include:

Prevention of Cervical Cancer:

The risk of cancer of the cervix (the lower, narrow part of the uterus or womb) increases with age. Most invasive cancers of the cervix can be prevented if women have Pap tests and pelvic exams regularly. Older women should continue to have regular Pap tests and pelvic exams. The doctor uses a wooden scraper or a small brush to collect a sample of cells from the cervix and upper vagina. The cells are sent to a lab to check for abnormalities. (Source: excerpt from Cancer Facts for People Over 50 -- Age Page -- Health Information: NIA)

Prevention Claims: Cervical Cancer

Information on prevention of Cervical Cancer comes from many sources. There are some sources that claim preventive benefits for many different diseases for various products. We may present such information in the hope that it may be useful, however, in some cases claims of Cervical Cancer prevention may be dubious, invalid, or not recognized in mainstream medicine. Please discuss any treatment, discontinuation of treatment, or change of treatment plans with your doctor or professional medical specialist.


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