Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center

Education: Gynecologic Cancer

Female reproductive anatomy

Gynecologic cancer is a term used to describe a variety of cancers that occur in the female reproductive organs including the ovaries, fallopian tubes, uterus, cervix, vagina, and vulva.

Below is a diagram of the female reproductive system, which shows the various reproductive organs

According to the American Cancer Society, uterine cancer is the most common form of gynecologic cancers, followed by ovarian cancer, the most common cause of cancer in women.

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