Don’t let heart disease, stroke and other serious health conditions sneak up on you. Instead, prevent them by seeing your health care provider for a yearly well-woman checkup.
Cancer that starts in cells of the cervix is called cervical cancer. The cervix is the lower end of the uterus. It connects the uterus to the vagina. Cervical cancer can spread from the cervix to other parts of the body.
What causes cervical cancer?
Endometrial ablation is an outpatient surgery that can reduce or stop heavy menstrual bleeding. Ablation destroys the lining of the uterus. This surgery is for women who do not want to have any more children and who have not yet entered menopause.
An ovarian cyst is a fluid-filled sac that forms on or inside an ovary. Ovarian cysts are very common in women of all ages. They can occur for various reasons, and they may need different treatments.
Types of ovarian cysts