What to do if diagnosed with gynecological cancer?
The amount of information you receive at the time of diagnosis is very less. There are many unanswered questions, decisions to be made and so much information to understand and absorb. It can be helpful for friends and family with you when discussing your diagnosis and treatment with the doctor.
Understanding your Cancer
In this section we include different kinds of gynecologic cancers–each named after the organ it originated in. They include:
• Ovarian cancer
• Cervical cancer
• Endometrial (Uterine) cancer
• Vulvar cancer
• Vaginal Cancer
• Gestational Trophoblastic Disease (GTD)
• Primary Peritoneal cancer
Vulvar cancer commonly forms as a lump or sore on the vulva that often causes itching. Cancer of the vulva is a rare.