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Chlamydia linked to cervical cancer

...appear to raise women's risk of cervical cancer as much as sixfold, researchers...known to be the leading cause of cervical cancer, but the risks of chlamydia...based on 128 women with advanced cervical cancer in Finland, Sweden and Norway...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/01/03/tec_304433.shtml
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HPV vaccine safe, effective over eight years

...very common sexually transmitted virus that can cause cervical cancer has proven safe and effective over eight years, which...guidelines suggest, it would prevent 4,400 cases of cervical cancer a year and prevent 1,400 deaths each year, according...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-18/hpv-vaccine-safe-effective-o
Cervical cancer survivor will hold Walk 2 Inspire event to raise awareness

...was in the beginning stages of cervical cancer. "I was shocked," she said...for local support groups for cervical cancer patients and survivors. "My...only one in the group who had cervical cancer. She decided to remain a member...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/01/08/ric_506839.shtml
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Maintaining fertility in face of cervical cancer

...obvious that it was almost surely cervical cancer. It looked to be aggressive...experimental new surgical technique for cervical cancer that spares the uterus and preserves...option for a small number of cervical cancer patients whose disease is not...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/11/ent_255806.shtml
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Treatment cuts deaths from cervical cancer in half

...in the treatment of spreading cervical cancer since the 1950s, a series of...offer surgery for early-stage cervical cancer and radiation alone for cancer...treatment since the 1950s for cervical cancer that has spread nearby, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/23/tec_254266.shtml
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Pap alternative could reduce cervical cancer deaths

...affordable and effective at reducing cervical cancer deaths remains to be seen, said...causes almost all cases of cervical cancer. HPV infects an estimated 40...people get a strain that can cause cervical cancer. Worldwide, almost 360,000...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/01/05/tec_277823.shtml
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Test helps pinpoint risk of cervical cancer

...and most women don't get cervical cancer, which causes about 5,000...have never had sex do not get cervical cancer. As an 18th-century pathologist...most commonly associated with cervical cancer. In the study, 384 women...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/05/13/ent_261267.shtml
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Vaccine protects against cervical cancer

...to develop the world's first vaccine to prevent cervical cancer took a key step forward Monday with test results suggesting...number of infections that progress to liver cancer. Cervical cancer strikes nearly half a million women worldwide each...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/02/liv_433150.shtml
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MCG researcher studies faster cervical-cancer test

...the worst part of the exam for cervical cancer might not be the stirrups or...most common screening test for cervical cancer, involve swabbing the cervix...test has reduced the number of cervical cancer deaths by nearly 50 percent since...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/10/19/tec_327668.shtml
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Cervical cancer vaccine safe, despite concerns

...types of human papilloma virus, or HPV. Two of those four types are believed responsible for about 70 percent of cervical cancer cases. The cancer kills roughly 3,500 U.S. women a year; the other two types cause 90 percent of genital wart...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/05/18/liv_81849.shtml
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