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What are stages of cervical cancer?

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The stage of a cancer is a measure of how far it has advanced, namely, what other organs or tissues have been invaded.

  • For the earliest stage of cervical cancer—stage 0 – more than 90% of women survive at least 5 years after diagnosis
  • Stage I cervical cancer patients have a 5-year survival rate of 80%–93%.
  • Women with stage II cervical cancer have a 5-year survival rate of 58%–63%.
  • The survival rate for women with stage III cervical cancer is anywhere from 32%–35%
  • 16% or fewer women with stage IV cervical cancer live 5 years.

From: Cervical Cancer WebMD Medical Reference

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National Cancer Institute.  FDA: "FDA approves Gardasil 9 for prevention of certain cancers caused by five additional types of HPV." The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. “Cervical Cancer Screening.” July, 2014. American Cancer Society. “American Cancer Society Guidelines for the Early Detection of Cancer” and "Survival Rates for Cervical Cancer, by Stage." U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. “Cervical Cancer: Screening.”




U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. from eMedicineHealth.
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Reviewed by Laura J. Martin on January 14, 2018

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National Cancer Institute.  FDA: "FDA approves Gardasil 9 for prevention of certain cancers caused by five additional types of HPV." The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. “Cervical Cancer Screening.” July, 2014. American Cancer Society. “American Cancer Society Guidelines for the Early Detection of Cancer” and "Survival Rates for Cervical Cancer, by Stage." U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. “Cervical Cancer: Screening.”




U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. from eMedicineHealth.
Cervical Cancer

CDC.


 

Reviewed by Laura J. Martin on January 14, 2018

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