Cancer of the cervix uteri.

  title={Cancer of the cervix uteri.},
  author={Adriana Bermudez and Neerja Bhatla and Eric Leung},
  journal={International journal of gynaecology and obstetrics: the official organ of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics},
  volume={131 Suppl 2},
Worldwide, cervical cancer is now the fourth most common female malignancy in both incidence andmortality, followingbreast, colorectal, and lung cancers, and results in approximately 527 600 new cases and 265 700 deaths annually [1]. It is the secondmost commonly diagnosed cancer and thirdmost common cause of cancer death among females in low-resource countries. More than 85% of new cases are diagnosed in economically disadvantaged people. Nearly 90% of cervical cancer deaths occur in low… CONTINUE READING

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