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uterine cancer removal ovaries

A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Thompson
20 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Yes: Since the uterus is still present, cancer can develop in it. Additionally, even with ovaries removed, there are sometimes ovarian cells present that m ... Read More
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Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
30 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Depends: If your uterus was not removed then you can still get uterine cancer. If you still have your uterus you should continue to get pap smears.

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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
What kind of cyst?: I'm really glad you had a hysterectomy for your uterine cancer and trust that you'll have a good outcome. Most women have a cyst or two in the ovaries ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Parul Krishnamurthy
34 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Your BMI is normal. What stage/grade was your uterine cancer? Is there a family history of breast/ovarian cancer? Your surgeon may be able to provide ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mitchell Kamrava
16 years experience Radiation Oncology
It's possible: As with any cancer your risk of dying from it is related to many things including the stage of the cancer. Typically the higher the stage the higher ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
Abnormal bleeding: Postmenopausal bleeding is the most common symptom. But other symptoms like abdominal pain or back pain can also be present, especially when the cance ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Irregular bleeding: May be asymptotic. Symptoms include, vaginal bleeding after menopause, prolonged periods or bleeding between periods an abnormal, watery or blood-tin ... Read More
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A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amir Faridi
Specializes in Hematology and Oncology
Depends on stage: Early stage disease has excellent prognosis.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Sturgis
29 years experience Pathology
Data from NCI:: Us national cancer institute data for endometrial cancer ("uterine" cancer): these are cancers that form in the tissue lining the uterus. Most endo ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Thompson
20 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Possible: In a sense all cancer is "genetic" in that it occurs do to changes in dna that cause cancer formation. However, if your questions is about familial/i ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Murthy Andavolu
32 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Endometrial biopsy: By having a biopsy of the endometrium done by a gynecologist.
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