by Internet Medical Society
Dr. Uday Thanawala says about the Gynecological cancers and risks
Gynecological cancers are cancers that begin in a woman’s reproductive organs
women are at risk for developing a gynaecological cancer, it’s important for women to understand these diseases and what we can do to prevent them or lower our risk of developing them.
The most types include cervical cancer, ovarian cancer, female internal reproductive organ cancer and vaginal and vulvar cancer.
The risk of developing a gynecologic cancer will increase with age. was the foremost common cause of cancer death among girls worldwide
When gynecologic cancers are found and treated early, treatment is most effective and often curative.
Although there's no secured way to prevent gynecologic cancer
1. Women should have the first Pap smear(PAP Test) by the age 21.
2. Protect yourself from HPV.
3. Don’t smoke
4. Make healthy choices.
5. Contact your doctor if you notice any of these symptoms.
6. Share your family history with your doctor.