Cervical cancer & HPV factsheet, information & support

This summary from CanTeen provides an overview of cervical cancer and HPV (human papillomavirus). Keep in mind that HPV affects both men and women. This factsheet includes topics such as:

  • symptoms
  • diagnosis
  • support, and
  • treatment

Further reading

The much-respected Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre in Victoria has put together and overview on cervical cancer that covers areas such as the different types of cervical cancer, tests for diagnosis, treatment, post-treatment care and living with cancer.

Cancer Council has released a very detailed 84-page booklet titles Sexuality, Intimacy and Cancer for people with cancer and their partners.

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