• Posts Tagged ‘Endometrial cancer’

    Endometrial Cancer

    by  • 28/05/2013 • Gynecologic Cancer

       95% of uterine cancers  Median age = 60  RFs: exposure to unopposed oestrogens, plus HPNCC mutations (MLH1, MSH2) give 40-60% chance of endometrial cancer  Prevention: chemoprevention = oral contraceptives decrease risk  P/c: abnormal bleeding, intermenstrual or menorrhagia, post-menopausal bleeding.  Pathology: o 80% adenocarcinoma and most treatable. o...

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