Sexuality and sexual function in long-term survivors of cervical cancer.

@article{Greenwald2008SexualityAS,
  title={Sexuality and sexual function in long-term survivors of cervical cancer.},
  author={Howard Peter Greenwald and Ruth Mccorkle},
  journal={Journal of women's health},
  year={2008},
  volume={17 6},
  pages={955-63}
}
OBJECTIVES The study reported here assesses sexuality and sexual functioning among women treated for invasive cervical cancer over broad portions of the life cycle. Hysterectomy and oophorectomy, two widespread interventions in invasive cervical cancer, have potentially important effects on a woman's self-image and sexuality. METHODS The investigation focused on women aged 29-69 with histories of invasive cervical cancer (n = 179) from the Connecticut Tumor Registry, 6-29 years postdiagnosis… CONTINUE READING