Does smoking increase the chance of getting cervical cancer in women with endemetriosis?

Probably not. Although, smoking increase the risk of many types of cancer, cervical cancer has been shown to be caused almost exclusively by hpv (human papilloma virus) that smoking has nothing to do with. Endometriosis is a disorder of uterine endometrium and that has nothing to do with the cervix either.

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Can u determine if a woman has endometriosis with a cervical cancer biopsy?

Endometriosis. No. Endometriosis is the abnormal presence of endometrium (see microscopy picture) outside of the inner uterine cavity. The tissue deposits on the ovaries, fallopian tubes and surrounding organs causing scarring, infertility and pain. Proper diagnosis is established by laparoscopic exam and sampling of the suspicious tissue. Read more...

Can u determine if a woman has endometriosis with a cervical cancer biopsy?

Not usually. Cervical biopsy looking for cancer will find just that- cancer that's present in the cervix. If you have endometriosis involving your cervix you might find that too, but endometriosis usually doesn't involve th cervix, but more often the tubes or ovaries. Read more...
Laparoscopy needed. Endometriosis is best diagnosed with diagnostic laparoscopy. A few small incisions are made and a camera is inserted into the abdominal cavity to look for endometrial implants on other tissues like the wall of the abdomen (peritoneum). Gynecologic surgeons or general surgeons would be the usual specialists to make the diagnosis. It would be uncommon to make the diagnosis in the way you describe. Read more...

Is there a relation between smoking and cervical cancer?

Yes. Well, probably. It's statistical, and not so intense as for lung or throat cancer. The people who look at this stuff claim that this holds up when you control for other risky behaviors, and it does make some sense biologically. The question is also moot, since cervical cancer is preventable (vaccine, regular pap smears and follow-up for all) and there are plenty of other reasons not to smoke/. Read more...