Cervix is the lower narrower portion of the uterus that connects to the vagina. When an abnormal growth of cells starts to form in the cervix, it turns into cervical cancer. The sexually transmitted infection, human papillomavirus (HPV) is the main cause of cervical cancer. When the body comes in contact with HPV the immune system naturally stops the virus from doing any harm in the body. But in some cases the virus remains dormant for a long time, suddenly causing harm by transforming cervical cells into cancerous cells. One can avoid the risk of developing cervical cancer by getting screening tests at the earliest stage or by receiving vaccine that protects against HPV infection.
In the starting stages of cervical cancer there will be no visible symptoms however, when the cancer progresses to advance stages certain visible symptoms start to occur such as –
The cost of cervical cancer treatment in India varies from hospital to hospital, location selected and treatment required based on the current condition of the patient.
Each hospital has their own set of infrastructure and facilities and so cost of cervical cancer treatment also varies. For best rates, you can contact our medical support team in free today and get exact cost of cervical cancer treatment in India based on current condition of the patient.
The overall recovery duration after the cervical cancer treatment extends for a long time. You will have to remain in the hospital for a week of time after which you will be discharged, required to come regularly for follow-up visits.
Even after the recovery certain steps needs to be followed to avoid further risk of developing cervical cancer again –