Gynecologic cancers are the uncontrolled growth and spread of abnormal cells originating in the female reproductive organs, including:
HPV is A very common infection which spread easily by skin-to-skin contact. High-risk types of genital HPV can cause cancer of the cervix, vagina, vulva, anus, penis, and throat. The type of cancer HPV causes most often is cervical cancer.
Prevent Getting or Spreading HPV? reduce your risk of Cervical and other cancers.
There are five main types of Gynecologic Cancer:
See symptoms chart for the five main gynecologic cancers below:
How are gynecologic cancers treated?
If you have vaginal bleeding that is unusual for you, see a doctor right away. If you notice any other unexplained signs or symptoms that last for two weeks or longer, talk to your doctor remember when gynecologic cancers are found and treated early, treatment works best.