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brainman
12-02-2008, 06:05 AM
This topic will have links to information of general interest to those dealing with Uterine and Endometrial Cancers.

rmaureen
12-10-2009, 09:41 PM
Here are some reliable website sources for information on Uterine Cancer-- Endometrial as well as Sarcomas:

American Cancer Society:
Discusses what endometrial cancer is, risk factors, detection, staging, and treatment. Offers a very good overview of the disease.
http://www.cancer.org/docroot/CRI/CRI_2_3x.asp?rnav=cridg&dt=11

National Cancer Institute:
NCI, a government health institution has a website presenting information on various kinds of cancers, including endometiral cancer as well as uterine sarcoma--a much rarer form of uterine cancer.
NCI-Endometrial Cancer:
http://www.cancer.gov/Templates/db_alpha.aspx?CdrID=445094
Uterine Sarcoma:
http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/uterinesarcoma

Mayo Clinic:
Also provides good information; including symptoms, complications, diagnosing, treatment and drugs....
http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/endometrial-cancer/DS00306

OncoLink is an online web source published by the Abramson Cancer Center of the University of Pennsylvania. This website offers detailed information in an understandable fashion; including definition of the endometrium and what happens when cancer occurs, symptoms, screening tests, diagnosing, staging, treatment options....
http://www.oncolink.org/types/article.cfm?c=6&s=18&ss=137&id=8227&CFID=9087151&CFTOKEN=33968825

Cancerfacts.com
An information site which utilizes information from both the American Cancer Society and National Cancer Institute . Helpful diagrams are presented to enhance understanding.
http://www.cancerfacts.com/GeneralContent/Uterine/gen_overview.asp?CB=11