This cancer forms in the tissue lining the uterus, the small, hollow, pear-shaped organ in a woman’s pelvis in which a fetus develops. Most endometrial cancers are adenocarcinomas—cancers that begin in cells that make and release mucus and other fluids.
- Bleeding or discharge not related to menstruation
- Difficult or painful urination
- Pain during sexual intercourse
- Pain in the pelvic area
Different treatments are available for patients with endometrial cancer, including clinical trials of new treatments for patients with cancer.
For More Information: http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/endometrial