Uterine Cancer Research
Study shows incidence rates of aggressive subtypes of uterine cancer risingPosted: May 22, 2019
An NCI-led study shows rates for aggressive subtypes of uterine cancer rose rapidly among women ages 30 to 79 from 2000–2015. The findings, published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology, also reveal racial disparities in incidence and survival rates.
Study Provides Closer Look at Postmenopausal Bleeding and Endometrial CancerPosted: August 29, 2018
A new study has found that 90% of postmenopausal women diagnosed with endometrial cancer reported vaginal bleeding before their diagnosis. Approximately 9% of postmenopausal women who saw a doctor for bleeding, the study showed, later received an endometrial cancer diagnosis.
Study Shows Experimental Screening Test Can Detect Endometrial and Ovarian CancersPosted: May 2, 2018
Scientists have struggled to come up with a simple test to detect endometrial and ovarian cancers early, when they are most likely to respond to treatment. Can a liquid biopsy test called PapSEEK change that?
Endometrial Cancer Incidence Rising in the US and WorldwidePosted: November 20, 2017
Diagnoses of endometrial cancer have increased worldwide in recent years, with rates rising in more than half of the 43 countries studied during the decade ending around 2010, a team of international researchers has shown.