Endometrial cancer is a type of cancer that begins in the uterus. Endometrial cancer begins in the layer of cells that form the lining (endometrium) of the uterus. Symptoms: • Vaginal bleeding after menopause • Bleeding between periods • An abnormal, watery or blood-tinged discharge from your vagina • Pelvic pain • Pain during intercourse. Most women with endometrial cancer undergo a procedure to remove the uterus (hysterectomy), as well as to remove the fallopian tubes and ovaries (salpingo-oophorectomy).
Radiation therapy uses powerful energy beams, such as X-rays, to kill cancer cells. Hormone therapy to increase the amount of progesterone in the body. Chemotherapy uses chemicals to kill cancer cells. Endometrial cancer risk falls after weight loss surgery, UVa study finds Three To Four Cups Of Coffee A Day Can Reduce Risks Of Endometrial Cancer, Study Says Cervical cancer has been the eighth commonest cancer among females in Hong Kong (China) and accounted for 3.4% of all new cancer cases in females in 2012. New cases In 2012, 457 new cases of cervical cancer were diagnosed and the crude incidence rate was 11.9 per 100000 female population. The age-standardised incidence rate was 8.2 per 100000 standard population. In the past two decades, the age-standardised incidence rate of cervical cancer had a downward trend.