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Deciding on Treatment

  1. About Clinical Trials: Information from the National Cancer Institute

    Clinical trials are studies, managed by government agencies, educational institutions, private not-for-profit organizations, or commercial businesses, to develop, produce, and evaluate the effectiveness of new treatments and therapies for diseases.

  2. Chemotherapy

    Detailed information on chemotherapy for treatment of gynecological cancers

  3. Hormone Therapy

    Detailed information on hormone therapy as one type of cancer treatment

  4. Hormone Therapy After Endometrial Carcinoma

    Because endometrial carcinoma is thought to be an estrogen-linked cancer, the fear is that the estrogen used in HRT therapy may drive up the risk of an endometrial cancer recurrence.

  5. Hysterectomy

    Hysterectomy is the surgical removal of the uterus. Different portions of the uterus, as well as other organs, may be removed at the same time.

  6. Immunotherapy/Biological Therapy

    Detailed information on biological therapy, also called immunotherapy, biological response modifier therapy, or biotherapy

  7. Making the Decision to Have Chemotherapy for Endometrial Cancer
  8. Making the Decision to Have Radiation Therapy for Endometrial Cancer
  9. Radiation Therapy and Cancer Treatment

    Detailed information on radiation therapy, one type of cancer therapy

  10. Surgery

    Detailed information the most common types of surgery to treat cancer, including biopsy, endoscopy, laparoscopy, laparotomy, laser surgery, cryosurgery, electrosurgery, and excisional surgery

  11. What Happens During External Radiation Therapy for Uterine Cancer
  12. What Happens During Surgery for Endometrial Cancer?