- What is cervical cancer?
- What are the risk factors for cervical cancer?
- Signs and symptoms of cervical cancer
- Can cervical cancer be prevented?
- Finding cervical pre-cancers
- Other tests for women with abnormal cervical cytology results
- Work-up of abnormal Pap test results
- How women with abnormal Pap test results are treated to prevent cervical cancers from developing
- Cervical cancer prevention and screening: Financial issues
- Additional resources
More information from your American Cancer Society
The following information may also be helpful to you. These materials may be ordered from our toll-free number, 1-800-227-2345.
Cervical Cancer (also in Spanish)
Thinking About Testing for HPV? (also in Spanish)
What Women Should Know About Cervix Cancer and the Human Papilloma Virus (also in Spanish)
National organizations and Web sites*
Along with the American Cancer Society, other sources of information and support include:
Foundation for Women’s Cancer (formerly Gynecologic Cancer Foundation)
Toll free number: 1-800-444-4441 or 1-312-578-1439
Web site: www.foundationforwomenscancer.org
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program
Toll free number: 1-800-CDC-INFO (1-800-232-4636)
Web site: www.cdc.gov/cancer/nbccedp
National Cervical Cancer Coalition
Toll free number: 1-800- 685-5531or 1-818-909-3849
Web site: www.nccc-online.org
No matter who you are, we can help. Contact us anytime, day or night, for information and support. Call us at 1-800-227-2345 or visit www.cancer.org.
Last Medical Review: 05/02/2013
Last Revised: 02/04/2014