Pelvic Pain Abdominal Swelling and Bloating Persistent Lower Back Pain Abnormal Vaginal Bleeding Persistent Fever Persistent Stomach Upset or Bowel Changes Unintentional Weight Loss Vulva or Vaginal Abnormalities Changes in the Breast Fatigue
Types of Cancers:
Breast Cancer, Cervical Cancer, Gyn Cancer, Ovarian Cancer, Uterine Cancer, Vaginal Cancer, Vulvar Cancer, Lymphoma Cancer, Esophageal Cancer, Leukemia Cancer, Endometrial Cancer, Germ and Stromal Cell Cancer, GTD, Primary Peritoneal Cancer.
Screening For Cancer: A periodic health check is a woman's best bet against Cancer. Regular screening tests can detect cancer right in the beginning and intercepting the cancer early, means a more effective cure and a higher survival rate. While it is advisable that everyone go in for screening examinations regularly, this might not always be possible. But this is a must for people in high-risk groups.
Mammograms, The Pap Test, Annual Pelvic examinations,
Treatment of Cancer:
The method of treatment depends on the stage the Cancer is in. However, every method has its side effects. Therefore, the choice of what treatment is to be used should be a judicious one. It is best if the patient discusses the course of treatment and associated side effects with the doctor before making a choice. Surgery, Radiation therapy, Chemotherapy, Hormone therapy, Biological therapy, Clinical Trials.