Cancer Treatment Centers of America

Cervical cancer stages

Making an educated treatment decision begins with the stage, or progression, of the disease. The stage of cervical cancer is one of the most important factors in evaluating treatment options.

Our cancer doctors use a variety of diagnostic tests to evaluate cervical cancer and develop an individualized treatment plan. If you have been recently diagnosed, we will review your pathology to confirm you have received the correct diagnosis and staging information, and develop a personalized treatment plan. If you have a recurrence, we will perform comprehensive testing and identify a treatment approach that is suited to your needs.

Stage I cervical cancer

In stage I cervical cancer, the cancer has grown deeper into the cervix, but has not spread beyond it. This stage is further separated into two subcategories:

  • Stage IA: There is a very small amount of cancer, less than 5 mm deep and less than 7 mm wide, that can only be seen under a microscope.
  • Stage IB: The cancer can be seen and measures 4 cm or less; or the cancer can only be seen under a microscope and measures more than 5 mm deep and 7 mm wide.

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