Endometrial Cancer Directory
Endometrial cancer is cancer of the lining of the uterus (endometrium). It is most common in women older than 50. A biopsy can usually diagnose endometrial cancer. Treatments include hysterectomy, along with follow-up radiation or chemotherapy. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage of endometrial cancer, including its causes, symptoms, treatment, and more.
Endometrial (Uterine) Cancer-Topic Overview
This topic provides information about the initial testing, diagnosis, and treatment of cancer of the lining of the uterus, endometrial cancer.
Treatment of Endometrial Cancer
WebMD explains the diagnosis and treatment of endometrial cancer.
Endometrial Cancer Screening (PDQ®): Screening - Patient Information [NCI]-What is screening?
Screening is looking for cancer before a person has any symptoms. This can help find cancer at an early stage. When abnormal tissue or cancer is found early,it may be easier to treat. By the time symptoms appear,cancer may have begun to spread. Scientists are trying to better understand which people are more likely to get certain types of cancer. They also study the things we do and the ...
Symptoms of Endometrial Cancer
WebMD's guide to the symptoms of endometrial cancer.
Healthy Lifestyle Tips After a Hysterectomy
Find 15 tips and simple ways to nurture your health after a hysterectomy – and keep weight and stress under control.
A Fresh Look at Hysterectomy
For quicker hysterectomy recovery, many women are choosing laparoscopy. Just make sure your surgeon is skilled. Here’s what women should know about hysterectomy.
Women’s Cancer Q&A: Advances in Care
WebMD’s women's cancer expert Harold J. Burstein talks to WebMD' chief medical editor about treatment advances, research breakthroughs, and the prognosis for the future.
Sex Can Improve After Hysterectomy
A study has found that sexual functioning improved overall after hysterectomy.