Advertisement

Are there alternative treatments for stage 2 uterine cancer?

A hysterectomy is the only surefire way to treat uterine cancer. With stage 2 uterine cancer, you may also need chemotherapy, radiation, or hormonal treatment after surgery. Because cancer can be aggressive, you need to work with your doctor to determine what method of treatment is right for you. There is no reliable alternative to a hysterectomy.

Continue Learning about Endometrial (Uterine) Cancer

Is uterine sarcoma the same as endometrial cancer?
Honor Society of Nursing (STTI)Honor Society of Nursing (STTI)
Uterine sarcoma is not the same as endometrial cancer. Uterine sarcoma originates in the muscles and...
More Answers
Is more research on endometrial cancer coming?
Jean A. Hurteau, MDJean A. Hurteau, MD
Yes, a resurgence of research on endometrial cancer is at hand as the death rate seems to be increas...
More Answers
Is endometrial cancer the same as uterine cancer?
Dr. Mehmet Oz, MDDr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cancer of the uterus most often begins in the lining of the uterus, called the endometrium, and is s...
More Answers
Can a Person Get Endometrial Cancer from Consuming Sugary Drinks?
Can a Person Get Endometrial Cancer from Consuming Sugary Drinks?

Important: This content reflects information from various individuals and organizations and may offer alternative or opposing points of view. It should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. As always, you should consult with your healthcare provider about your specific health needs.