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Should I be concerned about cancer of the uterus?

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Dr. Liawaty Ho
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
2 doctors agree

In brief: If you're at risk

You should be concerned if you have significant risk for uterine cancer that will include- excessive unopposed estogen therapy, on tamoxifen or other estrogen replacement, obesity, never pregnant, history of breast cancer, familial cancer such as breast/ovarian sydnrome, familial colon cancer etc.
Recommend to have annual papsmear, regular f/u and further discussion with your gynecologist.

In brief: If you're at risk

You should be concerned if you have significant risk for uterine cancer that will include- excessive unopposed estogen therapy, on tamoxifen or other estrogen replacement, obesity, never pregnant, history of breast cancer, familial cancer such as breast/ovarian sydnrome, familial colon cancer etc.
Recommend to have annual papsmear, regular f/u and further discussion with your gynecologist.
Dr. Liawaty Ho
Dr. Liawaty Ho
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology

In brief: Preventable cancer

Yes, you should be concerned since it is a preventable cancer.
Have regular pap examination and have prompt consultation with your doctor if there is any irregular bleeding.

In brief: Preventable cancer

Yes, you should be concerned since it is a preventable cancer.
Have regular pap examination and have prompt consultation with your doctor if there is any irregular bleeding.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Thank
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