Latest Advances in Cervical Cancer Treatment Options


"Cervical cancer, second leading cancer in women globally after breast cancer, primarily caused by HPV. Blog covers types, symptoms, causes, diagnosis, and treatments, empowering patients and families."

What is Cervical Cancer?

Cervical cancer develops from abnormal cells in the cervix due to persistent high-risk HPV infection transmitted through sexual contact. Early detection crucial for effective treatment.

Symptoms and Causes

Symptoms Abnormal Vaginal Bleeding Unusual Vaginal Discharge Pelvic Pain Pain During Urination:


– Multiple sexual partners – Early sexual activity – Other sexually transmitted infections (STIs) – Compromised immune system – Smoking

Types of Cervical Cancer

1. Squamous Cell Carcinoma 2. Adenocarcinoma 3. Mixed Carcinoma

Treatments Of  Cervical Cancer



1. Conization 2. LEEP 3. Hysterectomy 4. Radical Trachelectomy 5. Exenteration

Radiation Therapy

1. External-Beam Radiation Therapy (EBRT) 2. Internal Radiation Therapy (Brachytherapy) 3. Chemotherapy 4. Targeted Therapy 5. Immunotherapy

Diagnosis and Tests

1. Pap Smear 2. HPV DNA Test 3. Colposcopy 4. Biopsy

Improved outcomes in cervical cancer with early Pap smears, HPV testing. Treatments like surgery, radiation, chemotherapy offer tailored care for better results.