Many women are not familiar with the symptoms of cervical,
ovarian, uterine, vaginal, and vulvar cancer. Cervical cancer is
the only gynecologic cancer with a screening test (Pap test).
It’s important for women to be aware of symptoms such as abnormal
vaginal bleeding, pelvic pain or pressure, abdominal pain, and
bloating, and to report these symptoms to their gynecologist or
primary care provider.
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