Medical Dictionary: Endometrial Carcinoma

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Endometrial Carcinoma: Another name for Endometrial Cancer.
Endometrial Carcinoma (condition): Cancer of the endometrium (uterus lining).

Endometrial Carcinoma: Cancer of the endometrium, a common kind of cancer in women, is a disease in which cancer (malignant) cells are found in the lining of the uterus (endometrium). The uterus is the hollow, pear-shaped organ where a baby grows during a woman’s pregnancy. Cancer of the endometrium is different from cancer of the muscle of the uterus (called sarcoma of the uterus).1

More information on medical condition: Endometrial Cancer:

1. excerpt from Endometrial Cancer: NWHIC

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