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Endometrial (Uterine) Cancer - References

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  1. National Cancer Institute (2012). Endometrial Cancer Treatment (PDQ)-Health Professional Version. Available online: http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/pdq/treatment/endometrial/HealthProfessional.

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  5. National Comprehensive Cancer Network (2012). Uterine neoplasms. NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology, version 3. Available online: http://www.nccn.org/professionals/physician_gls/f_guidelines.asp#site.

Other Works Consulted

  • American Cancer Society (2012). Cancer Facts and Figures 2012. Atlanta: American Cancer Society. Available online: http://www.cancer.org/Research/CancerFactsFigures/CancerFactsFigures/cancer-facts-figures-2012.

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Last Updated: November 14, 2014
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