Contact Information
Los Angeles County
Department of Public Health
Office of Women's Health
1000 S. Fremont Ave.
Building A-9 East, Unit #105
Alhambra, CA 91803
Phone: (626) 293-2600
Email: owh@ph.lacounty.gov
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Take Charge of Your Health! Cervical Cancer & Pap Tests

Facts about Cervical Cancer
  • Cervical cancer is a cancer of the cervix. The cervix is the bottom of the uterus, at the top of the vagina.

  • The human papillomavirus (HPV) causes cervical cancer. 

  • Cervical cancer is preventable.

Cervical cancer can be serious and deadly if it is not found and treated early.

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Page last updated 7/5/17