Andrology & Gynecology: Current ResearchISSN: 2327-4360

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Perspective,  Vol: 11 Issue: 1

Risk Factors and Types Involved in Gynecological Cancers

Alyse Bedell*

Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Neuroscience, University of Chicago, Chicago, USA

*Corresponding Author: Alyse Bedell
Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Neuroscience, University of Chicago, Chicago, USA

Received date: 26 February, 2023, Manuscript No. AGCR-23-95648;

Editor assigned date: 28 February, 2023, Pre QC No. AGCR-23-95648(PQ);

Reviewed date: 15 March, 2023, QC No. AGCR-23-95648;

Revised date: 23 March, 2023, Manuscript No. AGCR-23-95648(R);

Published date: 30 March, 2023, DOI: 10.4172/2327-4360.1000142

Citation: Bedell A (2023) Risk Factors and Types Involved in Gynecological Cancers. Androl Gynecol: Curr Res 11:1.


Gynecological cancers are a group of cancers that affect the female reproductive system, including the cervix, uterus, ovaries, fallopian tubes, vulva, and vagina. These cancers can cause a range of symptoms and can be life-threatening if not detected and treated early. In this article, we will discuss the different types of gynecological cancers, their causes, risk factors, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment options.

Types of gynecological cancers

Cervical cancer: Cervical cancer develops in the cells of the cervix, which is the lower part of the uterus that connects to the vagina. The main cause of cervical cancer is the Human Papillomavirus (HPV), which is a sexually transmitted infection. Other risk factors include smoking, having a weakened immune system, and having a history of sexually transmitted infections.

Uterine cancer: Uterine cancer, also known as endometrial cancer, develops in the lining of the uterus. It is the most common gynecological cancer in the United States. The main risk factor for uterine cancer is having high levels of estrogen, which can be caused by obesity, diabetes, and taking hormone replacement therapy.

Ovarian cancer: Ovarian cancer develops in the ovaries, which are the female reproductive organs that produce eggs. It is the most deadly gynecological cancer because it is often diagnosed at an advanced stage. Risk factors for ovarian cancer include having a family history of the disease, having a mutation in the BRCA1 or BRCA2 gene, and having never been pregnant.

Fallopian tube cancer: Fallopian tube cancer is a rare type of gynecological cancer that develops in the fallopian tubes, which are the tubes that connect the ovaries to the uterus. The cause of fallopian

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