What is uterine sarcoma?

Diana Meeks
Diana Meeks on behalf of Sigma Nursing
Family Practitioner

Uterine sarcoma is a type of cancer that originates in the muscle and tissues of the uterus. Uterine sarcomas are rare. Less than 5 percent of uterine cancers are uterine sarcomas. The most common uterine sarcomas are leiomyosarcoma and endometrial stromal sarcoma.

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