Resources For more information on cancer of the uterus please see these resources Understanding Cancer of the Uterus This booklet will help you understand more about cancer of the uterus, also called uterine cancer, endometrial…
The hollow muscular organ in which a fertilised egg grows and a baby is nourished until birth. Also called the womb….
Two long, finger-like tubes extending from the uterus to the ovaries. They carry fertilised eggs from the ovary to the uterus.
The surgical removal of the uterus and cervix.
A procedure to look inside the uterus using a telescope-like device called a hysteroscope.
A cancer affecting the smooth muscle of the uterus or stroma….
The cervix is dilated and the lining of the uterus is scraped out.
A hormone-producing female reproductive organ located near the uterus. It produces eggs (ova)….
Smooth muscle tissue that makes up the bulk of the uterus….
The end of the uterus that forms a canal and extends into the vagina.