News tagged with invasive cervical cancer
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A study of cervical cancer incidence and mortality in North Carolina has revealed areas where rates are unusually high.
Cancer Mar 12, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |
The vaccination against human papillomavirus (HPV) reduces the risk of a renewed HPV-associated illness in patients who have already had diseases as a consequence of an HPV infection. That is the result of ...
Obstetrics & gynaecology Mar 28, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
At present over one hundred strains of the human papillomavirus (HPV) are known, fourteen of which can trigger cancer. The HPV vaccinations currently in use provide protection from 70 percent of these cancers. ...
Obstetrics & gynaecology Apr 17, 2013 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
A large national sample of women diagnosed with cervical cancer between 2000 and 2007 finds lack of insurance was second only to age as the strongest predictor of late stage at diagnosis, a gap the authors say is likely attributable ...
Cancer Jul 19, 2012 | 3 / 5 (1) | 0 |