Surgery for advanced cervical cancer

Some women may have an operation called pelvic exenteration for cervical cancer that has come back within the pelvis.

Pelvic exenteration

There are different types of pelvic exenteration. The type you have depends on where the cancer has come back within the pelvis.

After surgery

A pelvic exenteration is a big operation. Read more about the recovery following this operation for cervical cancer. 

Problems after surgery

Find out about some of the possible complications of pelvic exenteration for cervical cancer.

Coronavirus and cancer

We know it’s a worrying time for people with cancer, we have information to help.

Read our information about coronavirus and cancer