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    Cervical Cancer Explained

    Cancer of the cervix is a common cancer in women over 30 years of age. It is exclusively seen in sexually active women and the Human Papilloma virus is implicated in causing cancer of cervix. Worldwide cancer of the cervix is the third most common cause of death in women and this remains an emerging problem in third world countries. In the developed world cancer of penyebab kanker serviks has seen a declining trend in the past half a century or so due to widespread screening programs. Cervical cancer is a result of chronic infection with human papilloma virus, a venereal transmitted virus. In most women the immune system keeps…