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Is Biopsy Sampling in Endometrial Cancer Accurate? - Medscape



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Is Biopsy Sampling in Endometrial Cancer Accurate? 
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Endometrial cancer is the most common gynecologic cancer. Most endometrial cancers are of endometrioid type and are associated with exposure to unopposed estrogen. Typically, these cancers are well differentiated and are diagnosed at an early stage ...

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Cadmium exposure may increase risk for endometrial cancer - Healio



Cadmium exposure may increase risk for endometrial cancer 
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Women with high levels of cadmium exposure appeared to have increased risk for endometrial cancer, according to a population-based, case-control study published in PLOS One. ?More than 31,000 new cases of endometrial cancer are expected to be ...

 


In High-Risk Endometrial Cancer, Adding Chemo No Help, but? - Medscape



In High-Risk Endometrial Cancer, Adding Chemo No Help, but? 
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SAN DIEGO ? In women with early-stage, high-risk endometrial cancer, adding chemotherapy to radiation therapy was not superior to the standard treatment of radiation alone, according to new findings. In a head-to-head trial of two adjuvant strategies, ...

 


Weight-Loss Surgery May Curb Risk for Certain Cancers - U.S. News & World Report



Weight-Loss Surgery May Curb Risk for Certain Cancers 
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"We found having bariatric [weight-loss] surgery is associated with a reduced risk of cancer, especially obesity-associated cancers including postmenopausal breast cancer, endometrial cancer, pancreatic cancer and colon cancer," said lead researcher Dr.

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Endometrial cancer survivor fights for awareness - Jackson Sun



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Endometrial cancer survivor fights for awareness 
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Colleen Johnson, 62, ran 100 miles during Hurricane Harvey remnant rains and flooding in Manchester to raise awareness for endometrial cancer. Johnson was diagnosed with endometrial cancer two days after her 57th birthday. ?The first thing out of my ...

 


Adjuvant CRT Linked to 83% Reduced Risk of Death in Endometrial Cancer - OncLive



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Adjuvant CRT Linked to 83% Reduced Risk of Death in Endometrial Cancer 
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?For women with stage IIIC endometrial cancer, adjuvant therapy with CRT should be preferred in patients with adequate reserve to tolerate this treatment strategy for its OS benefits over no treatment, radiation therapy alone, or chemotherapy alone ...

 


Dose-Dense Adjuvant Chemotherapy Shows Potential in Endometrial Cancer - OncLive



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Dose-Dense Adjuvant Chemotherapy Shows Potential in Endometrial Cancer 
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Dose-dense chemotherapy could be a superior option for adjuvant treatment of endometrial cancer compared with standard chemotherapy, according to findings from investigators with Segal Cancer Center at Jewish General Hospital in Montreal.

 


Dealing with endometrial cancer - Star2.com



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Dealing with endometrial cancer 
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However, a genetic disorder known as Lynch syndrome that is passed down through families has been shown to increase the risk of developing endometrial cancer, as well as other cancers of the colon, stomach, kidney, small intestine, liver and sweat ...

 


Researchers Find Weight-Loss Surgery Can Reduce Cancer Risk by Almost a Third - NewBeauty Magazine (blog)



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Researchers Find Weight-Loss Surgery Can Reduce Cancer Risk by Almost a Third 
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Lead researcher Dr. Daniel Schauer said, "We found [that] having bariatric surgery is associated with a reduced risk of cancer, especially obesity-associated cancers including postmenopausal breast cancer, endometrial cancer, pancreatic cancer and ...

 


Dr. Levine on Immunotherapy for Endometrial Cancer - OncLive - OncLive



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Dr. Levine on Immunotherapy for Endometrial Cancer - OncLive 
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Douglas A. Levine, MD, professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, director, Division of Gynecologic Oncology, NYU Langone's Perlmutter Cancer ...

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