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From diagnosis to surgery and chemotherapy, we provide comprehensive care for vulvar cancer. Our services include cancer screening, early detection, therapy and post-treatment surveillance. If you need surgery, we use minimally invasive laparoscopic, or robotic techniques whenever possible.
Vulvar cancer begins in the vulva, the outer part of the female genital organs.
Vulvar cancers are very rare. They account for 6-7 percent of all gynecologic cancers diagnosed in the United States.
Can you answer yes to any of these questions:
Remember, having one or more of these risk factors does not mean you will get vulvar cancer. However, if you have one or more risk factors, you should schedule regular visits with your doctor and communicate any symptoms you might be experiencing.
In 2016 the American Cancer Society estimates that there will be 5,950 new cases of vulvar cancer and 1,110 women will lose their fight against the disease.
Most vulvar cancers do not cause signs or symptoms early on.
If you do have symptoms, they may include:
Since other conditions can cause these symptoms as well, it is important to see your doctor if you experience any of these symptoms.
Dr. Irina Dimitrova - Gynecologic Oncology
CHPG Women’s Specialty Health – Church RanchPhone: 303-925-4100Fax: 303-925-4021
7233 Church Ranch Blvd.Westminster, CO 80021
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