Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Cancer Endometrium Evaluation

The evaluation of uterine cancer begins with a history and physical exam.

Physical findings in a woman with uterine cancer may include:

Tests are necessary to make the diagnosis of uterine cancer.

Tests that may be used to evaluate uterine cancer include:

For more information:

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Last Updated: Jan 7, 2011 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Cancer Endometrium References
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