Vulvar Cancer - pictures

Vulvar Cancer - pictures


Vulvar Cancer - It is a rare type of cancer. It forms the external female genitals, vulva. The cancer usually develops slowly over a period of several years. First, precancerous cells grow on vulvar skin. This is called vulvar intraepithelial neoplasia (VIN), or dysplasia. Not all VIN cases turn into cancer, but early treatment is best.

Vulvar Cancer - Signs, symptoms and causes

- Often, vulvar cancer have no symptoms in the early stages. However, consult your doctor if you notice:

A node on the surface of the vulva

Vulvar itching or tenderness

Bleeding is not during the cycle.

Vulvar Cancer - Treatment

Treatment varies, depending on your overall health and how advanced the cancer is. This could include laser therapy, surgery, radiotherapy or chemotherapy.