Among various cancer, vaginal cancer seems to be one of the rarest cancer developing in the vagina. it mainly occurs on the surface of the vagina, also called the birth canal. As per experts, this develops in vaginal cells and is rare, but cancer can spread to the vagina from other parts of the body.
Is abnormal vaginal bleeding known as Vaginal Cancer?
Women who have endometrial cancer often suffer from unusual vaginal bleeding. Women can face bleeding between periods or even after menopause. Hence, whenever any woman suffers from this problem, it is necessary to diagnose it with doctors. Experts suggest that if any woman suffers from vaginal bleeding long through menopause, she should not hide this problem and take necessary consultation from the experts.
As per experts, women may not face any early signs. But, she will start feeling some signs as the situation progresses.it may develop the symptoms like
- Abnormal vaginal bleeding, especially after menopause.
- You may notice a lump or mass in the vagina
- You may feel painful and frequent urination
- Constipation and pelvic pain are also some signs and symptoms.
Causes to know
Experts are still not clear about the exact causes. Still, here we can look at some probable causes.
- The age of a woman crosses 60 years
- Women suffer from STT or sexually transmitted diseases
- She consumes huge alcohol
- She is already suffering from cervical cancer
- She has been diagnosed with HIV positive
- She has unusual cells in the vagina
Women who have vaginal cancer need to visit the doctors to get the best treatment, Visit Dr. Sumit Shah at Prolife Cancer Centre. Doctors recommend surgeries, radiation therapy, and chemotherapy to treat the disease.
About Dr. Sumit Shah – Oncologist in Pune
Dr. Sumit Shah is a highly experienced Oncologist in Pune with 14 years of expertise in surgical oncology. He is the Founder of Prolife Cancer Centre and is the Chief Consultant, Surgical Oncologist & Laparoscopic Cancer Surgeon in Pune. Having pursued a super specialty course at the Cancer Centre Welfare Home and Res. Institute, Kolkata, and being awarded as the Best Outgoing Cancer Surgeon from his Institute, Dr. Shah is one of the Best Surgical Oncologist in Pune, India who possesses this recognized degree in Surgical Oncology.