Cervical Cancer

Learn the signs and symptoms of cervical cancer, along with diagnosis and treatment information and stories of diagnosis and survival.

Cervical Cancer

11 Important Facts About Cervical Cancer

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Cervical Cancer

Complications of Cervical Cancer Treatment

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Cervical Cancer

Your Cervical Cancer Health Care Team Members

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A New Vaccine Could Treat Existing HPV and Precancer of the Cervix

The current HPV vaccine, Gardasil9, prevents cervical cancer—but a new vaccine could actually get rid of HPV and precancerous cells in people who are already affected.

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Cervical Cancer

A Pap Test Didn't Catch Her Cervical Cancer

Carolann's story shows that cervical cancer can happen to anyone, and why good HPV testing is so critical.

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Cervical Cancer

Need Help With Cervical Cancer?

If you or your loved ones are struggling after a cervical cancer diagnosis, check out these websites and organizations offering education and support.