Female Reproductive Cancers
Female reproductive cancers include cancers of the cervix, endometrium, fallopian tube, ovaries, uterus, vagina, vulva as well as gestational trophoblastic tumors.
The following are resources from the National Cancer Institute for those cancers:
- Cervical Cancer
- Endometrial Cancer
- Gestational Trophoblastic Tumor
- Ovarian Cancer
- Uterine Sarcoma
- Vaginal Cancer
- Vulvar Cancer
Resources and Support
Here are some helpful female reproductive cancer resources, including support groups and online chats, printed and online support materials, and telephone hotlines.
- The National Ovarian Cancer Coalition (NOCC) has a toll-free telephone number for information, referral, support, and education about ovarian cancer. They also offer support groups, a database of gynecologic oncologists searchable by state, and educational materials.
- The Ovarian Cancer National Alliance (OCNA) distributes informational materials; sponsors an annual advocacy conference for survivors and families; advocates on the issues of cancer to the ovarian cancer community; and works with women’s groups, seniors, and health professionals to increase awareness of ovarian cancer.
- Women's Cancer Network is a Web site helps women who have developed cancer, as well as their families, understand more about their disease, learn about treatment options, and gain access to new or experimental therapies.
For additional cancer information, see the general cancer Support section of this Web site or call the National Cancer Institute's Cancer Information Service at 1-800-4-CANCER.