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Advanced cervical cancer

Advanced cervical cancer means that a cancer that began in the cervix (the neck of the womb) has spread to another part of the body. Or the cancer has come back after treatment.

About advanced cervical cancer

Find out about advanced cervical cancer and how it might affect you.

Symptoms of advanced cancer

Read about the possible symptoms of advanced cervical cancer and when to see your doctor.

Treatment for advanced cancer

Find out about the different treatments for advanced cervical cancer, including chemotherapy, radiotherapy, targeted drugs and surgery.

Coping with advanced cancer

Get support to cope with emotional, practical and physical issues when you have advanced cervical cancer.

Support at home for you and your family

You might need some care and support at home due to advanced cervical cancer or its treatment. A lot of practical and emotional support is available to you. 

Last reviewed: 
22 Aug 2017

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