Vulvar Cancer

Looking for vulvar cancer surgery in Gurgaon? Dr. Surender Dabas provides comprehensive care for vulvar cancers by working with team of surgical oncologists. He has extensive experience in delivering targeted, personalized treatment plans that lead to improved success results of patient cancer sugery.

Overview of Vulva cancers

Vulva is the external female genitalia and is that part of the female reproductive system that can be seen externally during a gynae check-up. Vulvar cancer is a rare malignancy of the postmenopausal age group affecting females usually in the sixth or seventh decade of life and develops when there is an uncontrolled growth of cells lining the vulva


Symptoms include swelling in the region of vulva, ulcer formation, colour change, increased or decreased pigmentation, itching that does not go away, pain, sore etc.

Risk Factors

Risk factors include advancing age, HPV infection, history of condyloma acuminatum, smoking, long standing vulvar skin conditions like lichen sclerosus and squamous hyperplasia, pre-cancerous lesions of vulva and immunosuppression as in AIDS. HPV vaccination can prevent vulvar cancer.

Diagnosis of vulvar cancer

Diagnosis of vulvar cancer requires biopsy from the lesion to confirm malignancy. Imaging tests MRI/CT/PET CT are required to look for local or distant spread of the disease. He also provide various gynaecological robotic sugeries such as for uterine cancer, cervical cancer, ovarian cancer, & Vaginal Cancer


Treatment of early stage of vulvar cancer consists of local excision of the tumour along with a margin of surrounding healthy tissue. Sometimes it is necessary to remove the whole of the vulval area along with the lymph glands in the groin area.Depending upon the biopsy result of the surgery, patient may or may not require radiation therapy after surgery. Advanced stage disease involving extensive areas of vagina, urethra, anus are treated with combination of radiation therapy and chemotherapy.

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Vulvar Cancer