What will happen after treatment?
Is vaginal cancer transferable?
Vaginal cancer is not contagious and it can’t be passed to other people through sexual contact.
Can vaginal cancer spread to the brain?
Brain metastasis from cervical cancer is a rare occurrence. With only approximately 100 cases of reported intracranial metastases of cervical cancer in the literature, proper management of these patients remains unclear.
What happens if vaginal cancer is left untreated?
If untreated, vaginal cancer continues to grow and invades surrounding tissue. Eventually, it may enter blood and lymphatic vessels, then spread to the bladder, rectum, nearby lymph nodes, and other parts of the body.
Do you feel unwell with vaginal cancer?
Side effects of chemotherapy for vaginal cancer can include: tiredness. feeling sick. increased risk of infections.
What are the warning signs of vulvar cancer?
Vulvar Cancer Symptoms
- Constant itching.
- Changes in the color and the way the vulva looks.
- Bleeding or discharge not related to menstruation.
- Severe burning, itching or pain.
- An open sore that lasts for more than a month.
- Skin of the vulva looks white and feels rough.
How long can you live with metastatic cervical cancer?
Previous studies have shown that the median survival time of metastatic cervical cancer is only 8-13 months, and the 5-year survival rate is 16.5% [2,3]. Due to the poor prognosis, metastatic cervical cancer has become one of the main challenges in the world.
How do I know if I have cancer in my private area?
As it progresses, vaginal cancer may cause signs and symptoms such as: Unusual vaginal bleeding, for example, after intercourse or after menopause. Watery vaginal discharge. A lump or mass in your vagina.
What is stage1 vaginal cancer?
Stage 1 vaginal cancer: The cancer cells have invaded deeper tissue layers of the vagina, but they have not spread beyond the vagina to nearby structures or lymph nodes.