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Treatment for cervical cancer

Your treatment depends on where in the cervix your cancer is, how big it is, whether it has spread anywhere else in your body and your general health. 

Treatment decisions

Find out how your doctor decides which treatment you need and the types of treatment you might have.

Surgery

Surgery is one of the main treatments for cervical cancer.

Radiotherapy

Radiotherapy uses high energy waves similar to x-rays to kill cervical cancer cells.

Chemotherapy

Chemotherapy uses anti cancer drugs to destroy cancer cells. Find out when and how you might have it for cervical cancer.

Pregnancy

Find out about pregnancy and cervical cancer.

Chemoradiotherapy

Read about chemoradiotherapy and its side effects.

Follow up for cervical cancer

Find out about follow up appointments and tests after treatment for cervical cancer.

Last reviewed: 
17 Jun 2014

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