Take the Quiz: Cervical Cancer

Cervical cancer cells at 600x magnification

Don’t be fooled by rumors and misinformation about cervical cancer. Get the facts. Test your knowledge of 6 common beliefs about cervical cancer.


1

The human papilloma virus (HPV) causes cervical cancer.


2

Cervical cancer can often be prevented.


3

Women need to get a Pap test every year to check for cervical cancer.


4

HPV infection can be treated to help prevent cervical cancer.


5

Cervical cancer usually doesn’t cause symptoms right away.


6

Women who’ve had any type of hysterectomy cannot get cervical cancer and don’t need to be tested for it.