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Cervical Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI] - To Learn More About Cervical Cancer

For more information from the National Cancer Institute about cervical cancer, see the following:

  • Cervical Cancer Home Page
  • What You Need to Know About™ Cancer of the Cervix
  • Cervical Cancer Prevention
  • Cervical Cancer Screening
  • Unusual Cancers of Childhood
  • Drugs Approved to Treat Cervical Cancer
  • Cryosurgery in Cancer Treatment: Questions and Answers
  • Lasers in Cancer Treatment
  • Understanding Cervical Changes: A Health Guide for Women
  • Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccines
  • Pap and HPV Testing

For general cancer information and other resources from the National Cancer Institute, see the following:

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Note: Separate PDQ summaries on Endometrial Cancer Screening; Endometrial Cancer Treatment; and Uterine Sarcoma Treatment are also available. Intervention Associated With Decreased Risk Oral contraceptives Based on solid evidence, at least 1 year's use of oral contraceptives containing estrogen and progesterone decreases endometrial cancer risk, proportionate to duration of use. This benefit lasts at least 15 years after cessation.[1,2] Magnitude of Effect: Use of oral contraceptives...

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  • What You Need to Know About™ Cancer
  • Understanding Cancer Series: Cancer
  • Cancer Staging
  • Chemotherapy and You: Support for People With Cancer
  • Radiation Therapy and You: Support for People With Cancer
  • Coping with Cancer: Supportive and Palliative Care
  • Questions to Ask Your Doctor About Cancer
  • Cancer Library
  • Information For Survivors/Caregivers/Advocates
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Last Updated: February 25, 2014
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