Find educational information about uterine cancer, a type of cancer that begins in the muscle or supporting tissues of the uterus.
Cancers that occur in each part of the uterus have their own names, such as cervical cancer or endometrial cancer, but are sometimes broadly defined as uterine cancer because the structure is part of the uterus.
Adjuvant therapy is a term used to describe interventions given before or after tumor surgery to maximize the effectiveness of cancer treatment, which includes chemotherapy, radiation and the newer targeted and biological therapies.
We offer women comprehensive care supported by surgical innovation, research and clinical trials in all types and stages of gynecologic cancer, including cervical, endometrial, ovarian, uterine, vaginal, and vulvar.
Ofrecemos a las mujeres una atención integral apoyada por la innovación quirúrgica, la investigación y los ensayos clínicos en todos los tipos y etapas del cáncer ginecológico, incluyendo el cáncer cervical, endometrial, ovárico, y otros.
The Clinic for Reproductive Health and Cancer at Massachusetts General Hospital provides guidance on fertility preservation for cancer patients to help protect their future reproductive options.
We help identify families that may have a hereditary colon or gastrointestinal cancer syndrome and, when indicated, offer genetic testing, cancer screening and support.
Using cutting-edge technology including intensity modulated radiation therapy, proton therapy, intraoperative radiation, and brachytherapy our team of dedicated radiation oncologists treat a wide variety of gynecologic malignancies.
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