Womb (endometrial) cancer
'During my treatment I would ring up and talk to Macmillan nurses - that was really, really good for me.'
Information about stage, grade and type of the cancer helps with decisions about your treatment.
Most women have surgery to remove the cancer. You may also have other treatments to reduce the risk of it coming back.
Surgery is the main treatment for womb cancer. There are different types of surgery that may be used.
Radiotherapy uses high-energy x-rays to destroy cancer cells. You may have radiotherapy as a treatment for womb cancer.
Order booklets, audio CDs and DVDs about cancer treatments. Knowing what to expect could help you cope with any possible side effects.
Different chemotherapy drugs or combinations of chemotherapy drugs are given differently and have different side effects.
You don't have to climb mountains to give something back. For example, we need people affected by cancer to review our booklets, from home, in their own time. Find out more.
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