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How is Vulvar Invasive Squamous Carcinoma treated?

Surgically: radical vulvectomy and inguinal lymphadenectomy


Crusting rash
Tumour cells in epidermis contain mucin
Tumour arises from sweat glands in skin

Vulvar Pagets Disease


What is sqwuamus carcinoma of vagina a disease of?

The elderly


Most common cancer in women under 35?

Cervical cancer


Any women with these symptoms requires diagnostic testing not screening for cervical cancer.

1. Unusual vaginal bleeding/discharge
2. Bleeding after sex/beween periods
3. Dyspareunia


What women are screened for cervicalcancer in scotland?

25-64 year olds
Every 3 years up to sge 49, then 5 yearly