UTERINE CANCER

A type of cancer that begins in the lining of the womb (uterus).

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The most common cancer of a reproductive system of a woman is known as uterine cancer. This cancer starts in cell layers that form the lining of the uterus. This cancer can be detected in its early stage as it causes abnormal vaginal bleeding. The surgical removal of the uterus can cure uterine cancer.

Types of Uterine Cancer
Sarcoma

Sarcoma cancer grows in the supporting tissues of the uterine glands or in the myometrium. This cancer accounts for 2-4% of uterine cancers.

Adenocarcinoma

This cancer is considered as the main type of uterine cancer that grows from the cells in the uterus lining. Endometrial cancer is the other name of this cancer.


The Symptoms of Uterine Cancer include
  • Unusual Vaginal Bleeding or Discharge

  • Trouble Urinating

  • Pelvic Pain

  • Pain during sexual intercourse

  • Discomfort or pain in the lower abdomen


Diagnosis of Uterine Cancer


Physical examination

Doctor may also look at your vagina and cervix using a speculum (a bit like having a Pap test).

Endometrial biopsy

A thin, flexible tube is inserted through the cervix and into the uterus. Using suction, a small amount of tissue is removed through the tube.

Hysteroscopy

A thin, telescope-like device with a light (hysteroscope) is put into the uterus through the vagina. The doctor then looks at the uterus and the openings to the fallopian tubes.

X-rays

You may have chest x-rays. Sometimes special x-rays using dye or barium are taken to test how well your kidneys, bladder or bowel are working

workingScans

These scans give pictures of the organs and other structures (including any tumours) in your body. They are usually done at a hospital or a radiology clinic.


Advanced Uterine Cancer Treatment Options in India

  • Surgery

    During exploratory surgery, oncopathologist, who specialize in tissue study examine the cancer tissue so that gynaeoncologist can determine how much tissue to remove. In most cases, gynaeoncologist will recommend a hysterectomy (removal of the uterus) or a complete hysterectomy (removal of the uterus, fallopian tubes and ovaries). To find out whether the cancer has spread, gynaeoncologist also removes tissue from the lymph nodes near the uterus and other abdominal sites.

  • Chemotherapy

    Certain types of chemicals are used for killing the cancer cells. One or more chemotherapy drugs may also be combined. The injection of these drugs can be done either through the mouth or into the veins. Women who are suffering from recurrent or advanced stage of uterine cancer that has spread beyond the uterus are treated with the help of chemotherapy. The drugs then enter into the bloodstream that moves in the entire body for destroying the cancer cells.

  • Radiation therapy

    High-energy radiation beams are used in this therapy for killing the cancer cells. Radiation therapy is also recommended for reducing the risk of recurrence after surgery. Also this therapy is also beneficial after surgery for shrinking the tumor so that can be easily removed. This therapy may involve –

    Radiation given within the body

    This involves the placement of a radiation-filled device like a cylinder, small seeds or wires within the vagina for a short duration. This process is known as internal radiation or Brachytherapy.

    Radiation given through a machine outside the body

    This process makes use of machine that is placed outside the body. The radiation is then directed at a specific point in the body and this process is known as external beam radiation.

  • Hormone therapy

    Gynaeoncologist may recommend progestin (synthetic progesterone) to help stop the cancer from spreading. Patient may take progestin with other medications.

Note: Treatment Options/Results may vary from patient to patient depending on their medical condition.

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