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Cervical Cancer (cont.)

Cervical Cancer Symptoms

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As in many cancers, there may be no signs or symptoms of cervical cancer until it has progressed to a dangerous stage.

  • Cervical cancer does not usually cause pain, although it may in very advanced stages.
  • The most common symptom is abnormal vaginal bleeding. This is any bleeding from the vagina other than during menstruation.
  • Abnormal vaginal discharge also may occur with cervical cancer.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 2/28/2013

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