Cervical cancer is a significant health concern affecting women worldwide.

Oncology plays a crucial role in its diagnosis and treatment, including the possibility of a hysterectomy.

Regular screenings are essential to detect precancerous changes early. 

Oncologists use tests like Pap tests and HPV tests for diagnosis,

Treatment options include surgery, radiation, and chemotherapy. 

A hysterectomy may be recommended for early-stage cervical cancer or as part of palliative care.

Women should consider the fertility implications and emotional impact before undergoing a hysterectomy. 

Open discussions with healthcare professionals are vital.