Gynecologic Cancer Care

An estimated 82,000 new gynecologic cancer cases are diagnosed every year in the United States.

It's important to know the warning signs and risks of gynecologic cancers and to see your doctor for regular exams and Pap tests.

Risk factors, warning signs, and protective measures are different among each of the gynecologic cancers. We cover the three most common: ovarian, uterine, and cervical cancers.

Magee-Womens Gynecologic Cancer Program

Visit the Magee-Womens Hospital website for more information on gynecologic cancers, including:

Diagnosing Gynecologic Cancers

Tests and procedures to diagnose gynecologic cancers include:

  • Pap smears
  • Pelvic exams
  • Endometrial tissue samples
  • Ultrasound
  • Computed tomography (CT) scans
  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans
  • Positron emission

Learn more about diagnostic services at the Magee-Womens Gynecologic Cancer Program.

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Types of Gynecologic Cancer

Our experts diagnose and treat a wide array of gynecologic cancers, including cancers of the cervix, ovaries, peritoneum, fallopian tubes, uterus, vagina and vulva.

Learn about the types of gyne cancer.
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Screenings & Exams

Pap smears, pelvic exams and endometrial tissue samples are screening exams that can help with the early detection of gynecologic cancers.

Read more about screenings.
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Gynecologic Treatment Program

The Magee-Womens Gynecologic Cancer Program of UPMC Hillman Cancer Center provides state-of-the-art treatments and therapies for cancers of the cervix, ovaries, uterus and others.

Learn more about our treatment program.
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Treatments for Gynecologic Cancer

Our oncologists offer a full range of treatments, including traditional, minimally invasive and robot-assisted surgery, chemotherapy and radiation therapy

Read more about treatment options.