Women are recommended to have a general check-up with their doctor every year to ensure health and to pick up any early warning signs of disease or illness. The screening tests and frequencies of tests advised will change as you age, such as mammograms and pap smears. Our comprehensive range of women’s health services ensures that we address all aspects of your health and well-being, relevant to your individual needs. You can check with your doctor for specific recommendations based on your medical situation.
There are some conditions that pose more risk to women, and therefore need to be monitored and screened for. Many diseases, such as heart disease, diabetes and some cancers can be identified in their early stages, when treatment is often more effective. Browse our service offerings:
Cervical cancer is a type of cancer that occurs in the cells of the cervix. Most cervical cancers are caused by various strains of the human papillomavirus (HPV). Pap smears and colposcopies are an effective preventative measure for women against cervical cancer. Among females in Hong Kong, cervical cancer has been the seventh commonest cancer.
Breast cancer is cancer that occurs in the breast tissue. The Hong Kong Breast Cancer Foundation recommended the following:
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