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Where in the body is recurrent endometrial cancer found?

The most common place for endometrial cancer to recur is at the top of the vagina. After treatment, the doctor does a Pap smear and a pelvic exam to make sure there is not any recurrence at the top of the vagina. Other common sites are the pelvic area and the lungs.

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