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Precancerous conditions, such as VAIN (see Introduction), and early-stage vaginal cancer do not often cause symptoms in the early stages. Cancer in later stages can cause symptoms. Many cases of VAIN and early vaginal cancer can be found through regular gynecologic examinations or Pap tests (see Diagnosis).