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How does your doc tell if it's a vaginal cancer or just a benign tumor?
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Dr. Liawaty Ho
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
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In brief: Examination & biopsy
Sometimes, clinical appearance of benign tumor is different than cancer-and that will give you some hints that perhaps it is not a cancer. However, biopsy of the lesion is the only thing that can tell you definitively whether it is a benign tumor or cancer. Discuss with your gynecologist.

In brief: Examination & biopsy
Sometimes, clinical appearance of benign tumor is different than cancer-and that will give you some hints that perhaps it is not a cancer. However, biopsy of the lesion is the only thing that can tell you definitively whether it is a benign tumor or cancer. Discuss with your gynecologist.
Dr. Liawaty Ho
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Dr. John Geisler
Gynecology - Oncology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Vaginal cancer
Biopsy - sent to pathology to get actual diagnosis.

In brief: Vaginal cancer
Biopsy - sent to pathology to get actual diagnosis.
Dr. John Geisler
Dr. John Geisler
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