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Health Care System Factors for Cancer Deaths - Cervical Cancer

Health Care System Factors

Prevention and early detection of cervical cancer through access to affordable screening is crucial for continuing to reduce cervical cancer deaths, nearly all of which are avoidable. The introduction of the HPV vaccine just over a decade ago is also anticipated to greatly reduce disease and death from cervical cancer and other HPV-related cancers. Access to high quality treatment for cervical cancer is also paramount in reducing deaths.

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Content updated: Fri, 28 Dec 2018 12:37:00 MST