A 37-year-old member asked:
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gynecologic oncology vs a gynecologist?

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Dr. Kris Gast
Dr. Kris Gast answered
30 years experience Radiation Oncology
Gyn vs gyn oncology: A gynecologist takes care of all ladys and health issues related to say "female issues": annual pelvic exams, pap smears, helping with birth control, treating stds, and helping lady's make it through menopause. Gyn oncologist treats ladys who have developed cancer of the cervix, uterus, vagina, vulva etc.
Answered on Aug 9, 2018
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