Our Uterine cancer Main Article provides a comprehensive look at the who, what, when and how of Uterine cancer
Definition of Uterine cancer
Uterine cancer: A malignant tumor of the uterus (womb), which occurs most often in women between the ages of 55 and 70. Abnormal bleeding after menopause is the most common symptom. Cancer of the uterus is diagnosed based on the results of a pelvic examination, Pap test, biopsy of the uterus, and/or dilation and curettage (D & C).
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