Vulvar Cancer | Questions to Ask Your Doctor

  • Can a Pap smear detect vulvar cancer?
  • What is the right treatment for my vulvar cancer?
  • Is there any way I can prevent vulvar cancer?
  • If I have vulvar cancer once, could I get it again?
  • If I’ve had vulvar cancer, am I more likely to get it again?
  • Will my treatment have any effect on my sex drive or on my enjoyment of sex?
  • Can vulvar cancer run in families?


Vulvar Cancer by TP Canavan, D Cohen (American Family Physician October 01, 2002,

Written by editorial staff

Reviewed/Updated: 05/14
Created: 04/03