Many people learn about gynecologic cancer when they are diagnosed with it. That makes it even more valuable to have the specialists across the Sentara Cancer Network on your side.
What many don’t realize is that there are several types of gynecologic cancer, depending on what part of the reproductive organ or pelvis the cancer begins. There are also no exact causes of gynecologic cancer, but there are certain risk factors that may make some people more likely to develop it.
That is why Sentara Cancer Network is committed to not only caring for those that have been diagnosed, but to educating our community more broadly about risk factors and the importance of screenings.
If you’ve been recently diagnosed, Sentara Cancer Network and its multidisciplinary team of specialists can be a trusted partner in your fight.Our team will be with you every step of the way to answer questions and offer resources, advice and ways to make your treatment simpler. Hear more from patients on how Sentara Cancer Network made a difference in their life.
- Learn more about gynecologic cancer risk factors, symptoms and treatments