WOMEN’S NO.1 KILLER in INDONESIA
Cancer of the cervix (neck of the womb) is a malignant tumor that grows in the cervical region, which is an area on the female reproductive organ which is the entrance to the uterus located between the womb (uterus) and vagina intercourse (vaginal). Sexually transmitted infections and human papilloma virus plays an important role in most cases of cervical cancer.
What symptoms are felt?
The course of the disease begins pembakal cancer or precancerous lesions. These pre-cancerous changes usually cause no symptoms and no terdeksi, unless the woman underwent a pelvic examination or pap smear.
Perceived symptoms usually appear when the abnormal cervical cells become malignant and infiltrate the surrounding tissues. At this time may be symptoms such as menstrual disorders, vaginal bleeding and vaginal discharge. If cancer develops, it can further symptoms arise sepertiberkurangnya appetite, weight loss, pelvic pain, urinary and fecal water out of the vagina, vaginal bleeding after sex, bleeding between two menstrual periods and bleeding after menopause.
ANYBODY WOMEN AT RISK OF HIGH TERKENAKANKER cervix?
Factors that may increase a woman’s risk of cervical cancer:
A. Many sex partners.
The more the number of sex partners more likely to be exposed to Human Papilloma Virus is the trigger cervical cancer.
2. Early sexual activity.
Having sex before age 18 increases your risk of Human Papilloma Virus. Young cells tend to be more vulnerable to getting pre-cancerous changes caused by the Human Pappilloma Virus.
3. Sexually transmitted infections diseases.
Whiteness as chlamydia, gonorrhea, syphilis or HIV / AIDS in women over memuudahkan terjdinya Human Papilloma Virus infection.
4. Decrease the body’s defense system.
If a person’s immune system is down then it will be more susceptible to virus Human Papilloma Virus.
Smoking can increase the change of normal cells into pre-cancerous cervical cancer and the possibility of 2x higher than the female non-smokers.
6. Unhealthy lifestyle.
High consumption of foods containing Monosodium Glutamate in instant foods and eat foods that are baked thought to increase the chances of cancer.
7. Mothers who gave birth to many children.
Cervical cancer was stalking and threatening to women, because the number of deaths from this disease in women is increasing every year and even has become the number one killer of women in Indonesia. Currently an estimated 1 HOUR EVERY WOMAN NO ONE DIED DUE IN INDONESIA cervical cancer. World Health Organization (WHO) states that cervical cancer has claimed the lives of more than 5 million women worldwide. Similar conditions also occurred in Indonesia, an estimated 90-100 women suffering from cervical cancer among the 100,000 people of Indonesia’s population.