Vulvar Cancer | Causes & Risk Factors

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Who is affected?

Vulvar cancer most often affects women 65 to 75 years of age. However, it can also occur in women 40 years of age or younger. Vulvar cancer may be related to genital warts, a sexually transmitted disease caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV).

Source

Vulvar Cancer by TP Canavan, D Cohen (American Family Physician October 01, 2002, http://www.aafp.org/afp/20021001/1269.html)

Written by familydoctor.org editorial staff

Reviewed/Updated: 01/11
Created: 04/03

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