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Are you familiar with cervical cancer symptoms and signs?

Are you familiar with cervical cancer symptoms and signs?

Depends on stage: Early cervical cancer usually has no symptoms or signs. It is important to have regular pap examinations for early detection. With later stage cancer, there may be irregular bleeding, bleeding with intercourse, ulcer and/or mass on cervix, foul smelling discharge, abdominal pain, urinary problems, weight loss, anemia and if left untreated, death. ...Read more

Dr. Barry Rosen
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Cancer (Definition)

Cancer is a group of diseases that is characterized by uncontrolled cell growth leading to invasion of surrounding tissues that spread to other parts of the body. Cancer can begin anywhere in the body and is usually related to one or more genetic mutations that allow normal cells to become malignant by interfering with internal cellular control mechanisms, such as programmed cell death or by preventing ...Read more


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I'm wondering why are cervical cancer symptoms so confusing?

I'm wondering why are cervical cancer symptoms so confusing?

They are not: The symptoms of cancer are always somewhat varied. In this regard cervix cancer does what cancers in general do. They bleed(abnormal bleeding) and there is a growth of a tumor on the surface of the cervix which can be easily seen by a doctor(on pelvic examination). When there is a growth, we do a biopsy and cancer can be easily seen under the microscope. So there is nothing confusing about it ...Read more

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How common is leg pain with cervical cancer?

How common is leg pain with cervical cancer?

Leg pain & cancer: Cancer increases likelihood deep vein thrombosis in the legs. I recommend that you get a venous Doppler ultrasound scan to exclude this problem as it may be life threatening. ...Read more

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How can you describe excruciating leg pain in a cervical cancer. Does all leg pain be associated with cervical cancer?

This question: Needs to go to your gynoncologist or rad onc treating you. My largest concern is sciatic nerve invasion, but bony disease can also do this. So, you need an exam, updated imaging and possibily a biopsy. ...Read more

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What are the most common symptoms of bladder cancer amd cervic cancer? I read leg pain is a symptom of cc and I have leg pain. ... Thank you.

What are the most common symptoms of bladder cancer amd cervic cancer?  I read leg pain is a symptom of cc and I have leg pain. ... Thank you.

Symptoms: The most common symptoms of bladder cancer are painless blood in the urine and irritative urinary symptoms, such as frequency, dysuria, and urgency. Bladder cancer is most commonly a disease of older people who are chronic smokers. Early cervical cancer is often without symptoms. Symptoms may include irregular or heavy vaginal bleeding or bleeding after sex. Mean age at diagnosis is 48 years. ...Read more

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Dull constant ache in leg- cervical cancer?

Dull constant ache in leg- cervical cancer?

Unlikely.: Cervical cancer usually does not cause leg pain as a first symptom. Your gynecologist should evaluate your cervix with an exam and pap smear every year. ...Read more

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Can advanced cervical cancer cause DVT s in legs and groin?

Can advanced cervical cancer cause DVT s in legs and groin?

Yes: Yes. Patients with malignancies are often prone to clot formation (hypercoaguable). In addition, in advanced cancers, spread to the lymph nodes of the abdomen can result in pressure on the large abdominal veins with resultant slowing of blood flow which is another setup for clot formation (thrombosis). ...Read more

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I'm feeling severe pain in the right pelvic area leading down to my entire foot and leg I did radiation therapy about 6 years ago for cervical cancer?

I'm feeling severe pain in the right pelvic area leading down to my entire foot and leg I did radiation therapy about 6 years ago for cervical cancer?

Need medical ATTN: This is a serious problem needing further evaluation. There is a need to rule out recurrence of your cancer. There are several reasons for your pain symptoms and this will need a very thorough workup and imaging studies.

Take time out for this as this is very important and please do not delay seeking medical attention. ...Read more

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Cancer symptoms? I have very bruised arms and legs and my poop is watery/ bloody.

Cancer symptoms? I have very bruised arms and legs and my poop is watery/ bloody.

Evaluation: You should see your doctor to be evaluated and have blood test and colonoscopy to find the cause so be treated. ...Read more

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What are the cervix cancer symptoms?

What are the cervix cancer symptoms?

Bleeding and pain.: Early cervical cancer generally produces no signs or symptoms. As the cancer progresses, the following signs and symptoms of more advanced cervical cancer may appear: Vaginal bleeding after intercourse, between periods or after menopause. Watery, bloody vaginal discharge that may be heavy and have a foul odor. Pelvic pain or pain during intercourse. ...Read more

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My left leg is throbbing I have test coming up in march. They also found polyps in my cervix plus I am tired all the time. Could my leg pain be cancer?

My left leg is throbbing I have test coming up in march. They also found polyps in my cervix plus I am tired all the time. Could my leg pain be cancer?

No Ca of leg: Throbbing pain in leg not associated with cancer. Latter arises in muscle as fibrous malignancy with well-defined mass, smooth muscle tumor of femoral vein origin or nodal disease from metastasis to groin. In neither of the cases is there any pain. The latter more likely to be related to DVT but some swelling should be seen and iron pigmentation of lower leg skin.seen Need vascular work up. ...Read more

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I have all the symptoms of cervical cancer. Watery discharge at times, leg pain, fatigue, random gush of blood every other day recently, very heavy p?

I have all the symptoms of cervical cancer.  Watery discharge at times, leg pain, fatigue, random gush of blood every other day recently, very heavy p?

You are correct,: These are concerning symptoms. But they very well may not mean cervical cancer. Especially if you have had a normal Pap or HPV test within the past year or two. The only way to know is to go in to your doctor for an examination and possible tests. Please don't assume you have this serious diagnosis until you have been evaluated. All the best. ...Read more

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What are common symptoms of cervical cancer?

Cervical Cancer: You may not experience any cervical cancer symptoms — early cervical cancer generally produces no signs or symptoms. As the cancer progresses, the following signs and symptoms of more advanced cervical cancer may appear:
vaginal bleeding after intercourse, between periods or after menopause, watery, bloody vaginal discharge that may be heavy and have a foul odor, pelvic pain or pain during sex. ...Read more

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Can you tell me the symptoms of cervical cancer?

Can you tell me the symptoms of cervical cancer?

Range of none tosome: Early stage cervical cancer tends not to result in symptoms (this is why regular pelvic exams and pap smears are so important) but symptoms can develop as the cancer progresses. These can include vaginal bleeding after intercourse or between periods or after menopause, watery/bloody vaginal discharge, pelvic pain or pain during intercourse. ...Read more

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What are some symptoms of advanced cervical cancer?

Advanced cervical ca: Advanced disease may present with pelvic or lower back pain, which may radiate along to the back of the lower legs. Bowel or urinary symptoms, such as pressure-related complaints- like severe constipation, bladder obstruction can lead to kidney failure, blood in the urine, bright red blood per rectum, or vaginal passage of urine or stool, are uncommon and suggest advanced disease. ...Read more

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Can you please discuss the of the symptoms of cervical cancer?

Can you please discuss the of the symptoms of cervical cancer?

Bleeding/pain: Early cervical cancer generally produces no signs or symptoms. As the cancer progresses, the following signs and symptoms of more advanced cervical cancer may appear: vaginal bleeding after intercourse, between periods or after menopause
watery, bloody vaginal discharge that may be heavy and have a foul odor
pelvic pain or pain during intercourse. ...Read more

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What are the signs and symptoms of cervical cancer in women?

What are the signs and symptoms of cervical cancer in women?

Depends on stage: Early cervical cancer may not have any symptoms. At later stages there may be watery or bloody dischage, foul smelling discharge, bleeding and pain on intercourse. Advanced cancer will have weight loss, anemia weakness etc. ...Read more

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Scientists have discovered any symptoms associated with cervical cancer?

Bleeding / pain...: Early cervical cancer generally produces no signs or symptoms. As the cancer progresses, the following signs and symptoms of more advanced cervical cancer may appear: Vaginal bleeding after intercourse, between periods or after menopause
watery, bloody vaginal discharge that may be heavy and have a foul odor
pelvic pain or pain during intercourse. ...Read more

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Can cramps be a symptom of cervical cancer?

Can cramps be a symptom of cervical cancer?

Maybe but....: Locally advanced or invasive cervical cancer may cause pain, but "cramps" have many much more common causes. Cramps are common right before or during your menstrual period. Pelvic pain can occur if you have a pelvic infection. Bladder infections can cause a cramping sensation when you urinate. Prevention is key. You should focus on HPV vaccination & pelvic exams, pap tests & HPV testing. ...Read more

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The signs and symptoms of cervical cancer in teens?

The signs and symptoms of cervical cancer in teens?

Not in teens: Cervical cancer is not a disease of teenagers. Std is way more common that anything-if the teenager is sexually active. Obviously becoming sexually active at a young age-would be a risk factor for cervical ca-especially if the partner is+ for hpv. The risk will be higher if promiscuous and using alcohol and smoking. It takes time for abnormal cell to develop into cancer. Discuss further with your gyne. ...Read more

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What're the symptoms of cervical cancer or vaginal cancer?

What're the symptoms of cervical cancer or vaginal cancer?

None, until...: What makes both cervical cancer (common) and vaginal cancer (quite rare) so vicious is that they are asymptomatic until they're quite advanced. This is one of the reasons for a routine health check here. Your physician knows how to do this. Good luck. ...Read more

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What symptoms are common in cervical cancer vs signs of an ovarian cyst?

What symptoms are common in cervical cancer vs signs of an ovarian cyst?

Vaginal bleeding: Ovarian cysts are rarely symptomatic and do not cause vaginal bleeding. Cervix cancer will cause abnormal vaginal bleeding as the main feature/symptom. ...Read more

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Are white discharge with vaginal inflammation some symptoms of cervical cancer?

Are white discharge with vaginal inflammation some symptoms of cervical cancer?

Likely infection: Vaginitis or cervicitis (inflammation on the vaginal canal wall or inflammation on the cervix) would give the same exact symptomsi. Ie.- vaginal discharge, redness, itchiness/ inflammation etc. Thiis's likely caused by infection (bacteria, yeast), chemical irritant (douche, soap) etc. See you gynecologist for examination. Don't forget to do a pap smear to screen for cervical cancer- as recommended. ...Read more

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Would cervical cancer cause symptoms or an abnormal pap before it spread to lymph nodes?

Would cervical cancer cause symptoms or an abnormal pap before it spread to lymph nodes?

No: One of the problems with cervical cancer treatment is that many people do not have symptoms until it has already spread. That is why we do Pap smears-to catch it before symptoms ...Read more

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Pap done doc said nothing that showed concern still waitin on results but why would I be having symptoms of cervical cancer?

What symptoms?: And what have you been reading? Cervical cancer is usually completely asymptomatic until it's too late. And there is no symptom that's specific for cancer of the cervix and that's not mimicked by a few dozen other illnesses. Get yourself a full workup -- you deserve to know why you're feeling the way you are. ...Read more

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What symptoms are common in cervical cancer?

Vaginal discharge/bl: Abnormal vaginal bleeding is the common symptom. Sometimes the bleeding will follow sexual intercourse. Any change/irregularity off periods should alert a woman to be sure that there is no cancer hiding behind this problem. ...Read more

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Can there be any symptoms to cervical cancer?

Can there be any symptoms to cervical cancer?

Bleeding: Bleeding be it a spontaneous irregular spotting or after sex. Sometimes there can be a watery or mucous discharge but that can be the result of many other problems. Pain is usually a sign of advanced disease. Regular screening with pap smears and hpv vaccination are your two best weapons against this, one for early detection and the other for prevention. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of early cervical cancer?

What are the symptoms of early cervical cancer?

No symptoms: No symptoms in the earlier stages where cure could be assured, a compelling reason to get a simple pap smear. As stage advances bleeding, advances as it spreads into pelvic and distant organs, obstructive uropathy etc. ...Read more

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What are some symptoms of cervical cancer u can get?

What are some symptoms of cervical cancer u can get?

Variable: In early stage- usually asymptomatic. Common symptoms may include postcoital bleeding, irregular or heavy vaginal bleeding. Vaginal discharge can present-however this is nonspecific. In advanced stage- pelvic pain radiating to the legs, bowel or urinary problem from obstruction/mass pressure-like constipation, problem urinating/renal failure, vaginal passage or urine/stool, etc-can happen. ...Read more

Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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Cervical Cancer (Definition)

An uncontrolled proliferation of cells of the cervical tissue (mucosal lining cells or stroma) due to certain mutations. High risk HPV viruses ...Read more


Cervical (Definition)

Cervical relates to the first seven vertebra of the spine. It is related it the neck. Also it refers to the muscular opening/exit of ...Read more