A 40-year-old member asked:
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how would one treat cervical cancer in situ?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Surgery: Removal of a cone of cervix including the lesion is the usual treatment. If child bearing is no longer needed/desired, removal of the uterus may be an option.
Answered on Nov 2, 2015
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Dr. Ajay Acharya
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Depends on the extent and your child bearing hx.
Dec 16, 2014
Dr. Liawaty Ho
22 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Surgery: Surgical resection with a clean margin is the treatment for carcinoma in situ-if surgery can be done.
Answered on Apr 16, 2012

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Very treatable: Depending on what stage of cervix cancer a patinet has, it is usually very treatable and usually the patinet is cured.
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