What were your early cervical cancer symptoms?

Main symptoms of cervical cancer vaginal bleeding that's unusual for you – including bleeding during or after sex, between your periods or after the menopause, or having heavier periods than usual. changes to your vaginal discharge. pain during sex.

How did you feel with cervical cancer?

The most common symptom that happens when cancer spreads to the lymph nodes, is that they feel hard or swollen. Cervical cancer can spread to lymph nodes in the area between the hip bones (pelvis). Cancer cells can also stop lymph fluid from draining away. This might lead to swelling in your legs due to fluid build up.

What kind of pain does cervical cancer cause?

A sign of cervical cancer is pelvic pain, especially continuous pain. Pelvic pain near the appendix doesn't usually occur unless the cancer is in advanced stages. There will usually be other cervical cancer red flags before pelvic pain occurs.

How fast can HPV turn cancerous?

Most of the time HPV infections go away on their own in 1 to 2 years. Yet some people stay infected for many years. If you don't treat an HPV infection, it can cause cells inside your cervix to turn into cancer. It can often take between 10 and 30 years from the time you're infected until a tumor forms.

Does ultrasound show cervical cancer?

Transvaginal ultrasound and MRI images are demonstrated to illustrate both normality and the varying appearances of cervical cancer.

Does cervical cancer feel like period pain?

Sometimes we feel pain in our lower back or between our hipbones (pelvis) for a reason, like pulling a muscle or having a period.

Does white spots on cervix mean cancer?

Typically, leukoplakia appears as a white plaque on the cervix, with a shiny, waxy surface and a sharp, raised margin. Leukoplakia due to high-grade precancerous lesions or cancer will always be in the transformation zone.