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Endometrial Cancer

Endometrial cancer, also called womb cancer or uterine cancer, is a form of cancer that starts in the uterus. It develops in the endometrium (inner lining of the uterus). Women with endometrial hyperplasia may be at increased risk for endometrial cancer.


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  2. Mayo Clinic. Endometrial cancer. https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/endometrial-cancer/symptoms-causes/syc-20352461 (accessed 3. August 2020)
  3. Cleveland Clinic. Uterine Cancer. https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/16409-uterine-cancer (accessed 3. August 2020)

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