Vulvar Cancer | Symptoms

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What are the signs of vulvar cancer?

Tell your doctor if you have any of these warning signs of vulvar cancer:

  • Vulvar itching that lasts more than one month
  • A cut or sore on the vulva that won't heal
  • A lump or mass on the vulva
  • Vulvar pain
  • Bleeding from the vulva (different from your usual menstrual bleeding)
  • Burning in the genital area that lasts even after your doctor has treated the burning
  • Any change in size, color, or texture of a birthmark or mole in the vulvar area

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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