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Does pregnancy have an impact on my risk of uterine cancer?

27 doctors weighed in
Dr. Eugene Louie-Ng
Obstetrics & Gynecology
21 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

It seems that pregnancy decreases the risk of uterine cancer.

In brief: Yes

It seems that pregnancy decreases the risk of uterine cancer.
Dr. Eugene Louie-Ng
Dr. Eugene Louie-Ng
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Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Obstetrics & Gynecology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Yes it decreases your lifetime risk for uterine, breast and ovarian cancer.

In brief: Yes

Yes it decreases your lifetime risk for uterine, breast and ovarian cancer.
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
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Dr. William Banks Hinshaw
Obstetrics & Gynecology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

The good news is that having had a pregnancy reduces the lifetime risk of cancer of the uterine lining, called endometrial cancer.

In brief: Yes

The good news is that having had a pregnancy reduces the lifetime risk of cancer of the uterine lining, called endometrial cancer.
Dr. William Banks Hinshaw
Dr. William Banks Hinshaw
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In brief: Yes

Pregnancy and nursing can reduce the risk of uterine cancer.
Other risk reducing strategies like maintaining a normal weight, eating a low-fat diet, exercise, and taking birth control pills are even more important.

In brief: Yes

Pregnancy and nursing can reduce the risk of uterine cancer.
Other risk reducing strategies like maintaining a normal weight, eating a low-fat diet, exercise, and taking birth control pills are even more important.
Dr. Katherine Sutherland
Dr. Katherine Sutherland
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