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Do You Know the Risk Factors for Cervical Cancer?

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Question 1 of 10

What does it mean to have a risk factor for cervical cancer?

  • AYou will definitely get cervical cancer
  • BYou have a high chance of getting cervical cancer
  • CYour chances of getting cancer are higher than those of women without risk factors

Question 2 of 10

True or false: The biggest risk factor for cervical cancer is human papillomavirus (HPV) infection.

  • ATrue
  • BFalse

Question 3 of 10

Women who had their children before which age are more likely to develop cervical cancer later in life?

  • A16
  • B17
  • C20
  • D25

Question 4 of 10

True or false: Although smoking is a risk factor for many cancers, it is not a risk factor for cervical cancer.

  • ATrue
  • BFalse

Question 5 of 10

The immune system plays a role in fighting cancers. Which of the following groups of people have a higher risk of developing cervical cancer?

  • AThose with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)
  • BPeople with autoimmune diseases who take immunosuppressant medications
  • CPeople who have had an organ transplant
  • DAll of the above

Question 6 of 10

Giving birth to children can sometimes raise your risk level for cervical cancer. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, having given birth to how many children may increase your risk?

  • A1
  • B2
  • C3
  • DThree or more

Question 7 of 10

True or false: Having had chlamydia, a common sexually transmitted infection (STI), may increase your risk for developing cervical cancer.

  • ATrue
  • BFalse

Question 8 of 10

In what ways can using birth control affect your risk of cervical cancer?

  • AUsing an intrauterine device (IUD) can decrease your risk
  • BUsing oral contraceptive (birth control pills) can increase your risk
  • CBoth of the above

Question 9 of 10

True or false: What you eat — and how much you eat — may affect your chances of developing cervical cancer.

  • ATrue
  • BFalse

Question 10 of 10

True or false: Family history does not play a role in your risk for cervical cancer.

  • ATrue
  • BFalse
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