Endometrial (Uterine) Cancer
- Q How can I reduce my risk of uterine cancer?
Dr. Lauren Streicher, Obstetrics & GynecologyHere are five steps that may dramatically reduce your risk of uterine cancer: A Pill a Day -- The use of birth control pills for at least 12 months decreases the risk of uterine cancer by a whopping 50-80 percent. This protection lasts for 15... Full Answer
- Q How dangerous is uterine cancer?
Dr. Lauren Streicher, Obstetrics & GynecologyMost uterine cancer is diagnosed in its early stages so relatively few women die from it. The five-year survival rate for women diagnosed when their cancer is still in stage I is 96%. That's why it is so important to evaluate abnormal bleeding... Full Answer