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Medex Lurlene Ramsundar, who is attached to the VIA clinic at GPHC, yesterday emphasized that cervical cancer is almost 100 percent preventable and in this regard, women between the ages of 20-49 are urged to do the screening.Ramsundar explained that there are some 18 sites across Guyana that offer the screening, so availability clinic should not be an issue.Ramsundar, who is attached at the Georgetown Public Hospital, but works with the Ministry of Health, says that on a daily basis some 35 to 40 women access the services at the VIA  clinic in the Georgetown Public Hospital.Medex Lurlene RamsundarShe explained that Guyana has one of the highest rates of cervical cancer. She told Kaieteur News that having VIA in the country would not eradicate the cancer but would lessen the number of women who are affected by it.Ramsundar has been at the clinic since 2009 and she says that the clinic has treated thousands of women. She explained that they have the single visit approach with VIA,Cheap Jerseys For Sale, which is if they apply the vinegar and they test positive for cancer cells, treatment is available immediately.She said that from January 2012 to December 2012,Cheap Jerseys Online, a total of 5660 persons accessed the 18 sites. A total of 574 persons had positive results and another 451 had treatment throughout Guyana. Forty-seven women, according to Ramsundar, were suspected to have cancer and they were all referred to the oncologist at the GPHC.At present she said that there are two doctors working with the women suspicious of cancer.Ramsundar explained that they usually work with women from age 25, but if the woman is younger and once she is sexually active for more than five years they would do the test. She explained that if a female is HIV positive the clinic would do the test also since she is more vulnerable to cervical cancer.She further told Kaieteur News that the clinic also does outreach programmes at schools, clinics and offices if they request it. Moreover, Ramsundar noted that the clinic is a health wellness institution that does inspection of the vagina,Cheap Jerseys, if there are warts or legions visible. If there is the need for further care they would be referred to a gynecologist.Cervical cancer is a malignant neoplasm arising from cells originating in the cervix uteri. One of the most common symptoms of cervical cancer is abnormal vaginal bleeding, but in some cases there may be no obvious symptoms until the cancer has progressed to an advanced stage. Treatment usually consists of surgery (including local excision) in early stages,Wholesale NFL Jerseys China, and chemotherapy and/or radiotherapy in more advanced stages of the disease.Cancer screening using the Pap smear can identify pre-cancerous and potentially precancerous changes in cervical cells and tissue. Treatment of high-grade changes can prevent the development of cancer in many victims.In developed countries, the widespread use of cervical screening programmes has dramatically reduced the incidence of invasive cervical cancer.The Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) infection appears to be a necessary factor in the development of almost all cases of cervical cancer. HPV vaccines effective against the two strains of this large family of viruses that currently is responsible for approximately 70 per cent of cases of cervical cancer have been licenced in the U.S, Canada,Cheap Jerseys Online, Australia,Wholesale Jerseys Free Shipping, and the EU.Since the vaccines only cover some of the cancer-causing (“high-risk”) types of HPV, women should seek regular Pap smear screening, even after vaccination.
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