1 in 3 recognise cervical cancer

Only a third of women would visit their doctor if they experienced symptoms of cervical cancer according to a report by charity Jo's Cervical Cancer Trust.

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Third of women would visit GP with cervical cancer symptoms

Only a third of women would visit their doctor if they experienced symptoms of cervical cancer, according to a new report.

Of the 2,700 women questioned by Jo's Cervical Cancer Trust, over 30 per cent of them admitted they would see a doctor, if they experienced abnormal bleeding.

Nearly 70 per cent of women did not seek medical advice after experiencing the symptom of pain during sex Credit: David Cheskin/PA Wire

One in five women who had experienced another symptom of cervical cancer, pain during sex, did not seek medical advice.

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