Sisters Against Rare Cervical Cancers
Symptoms of a Rare Cervical Cancer
* abdominal pain
* vaginal discharge
* abnormal menses
Often times, symptoms are dismissed by women. If you have any of these symptoms, talk to your physician.
A blood test, CA125, often used to detect cancer markers, can be normal with these cancers.
Facts About Rare Cervical Cancers
> less than 250 women in the U.S. will be diagnosed with a rare
cervical cancer each year.
> These rare cervical cancers
are not caused by HPV.
> The only research known to help with a treatment plan or a cure is occurring at MD Anderson in Houston, TX.
Teal and white represents cervical cancer.
Zebra represents how rare neuroendocrine cancer is.