Talking Points for Patients
Here are some talking points for patients based on common concerns—
- If symptoms of vaginal or vulvar cancer (vaginal itching, vaginal pain, changes in the color of the skin of the vulva) are present and last for 2 weeks or longer, talk to a health care provider.
- Seek immediate attention for abnormal vaginal bleeding.
- The HPV vaccine can reduce the risk of developing vaginal and vulvar cancers.