risk factors and prevention Tag

Cancer of the cervix or neck of the uterus is the third most frequent tumor in the world and the sixth in Spain, where 2,500 new episodes are diagnosed per year. The good news is that it can be prevented one hundred percent by taking into account the risk factors. The main one is the infection of the Human Papilloma Virus (HPV). The most frequent sexually transmitted disease and the cause of 99.7 percent of cases of cervical cancer.