Introduction: Uterine Cancer
Uterine Cancer: Cancer of the uterus.
Uterine Cancer: Uterine cancer -- also called sarcoma of the uterus -- is a very rare kind of cancer in women. It is a disease in which cancer (malignant) cells start growing in the muscles or other supporting tissues of the uterus. Cancer of the uterus is different from cancer of the endometrium, a disease in which cancer cells start growing in the lining of the uterus. You should see your doctor if you have bleeding after menopause (the time when you no longer have menstrual periods) or bleeding that is not part of your menstrual cycle. Cancer of the uterus usually occurs after menopause. 1
Researching symptoms of Uterine Cancer: Further information about the symptoms of Uterine Cancer is available including a list of symptoms of Uterine Cancer, other diseases that might have similar symptoms in differential diagnosis of Uterine Cancer, or alternatively return to research other symptoms in the symptom center.
Treatments for Uterine Cancer: Various information is available about treatments available for Uterine Cancer, current research about Uterine Cancer treatments, or research treatments for other diseases.
Statistics and Uterine Cancer:
Various sources and calculations are available in statistics about Uterine Cancer,
prevalence and incidence statistics for Uterine Cancer,
and you can also research other medical statistics in our statistics center.
1. excerpt from Uterine Cancer: NWHIC
Last revision: April 9, 2003
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