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Understanding womb cancer

Find out more about the womb and different types of womb cancer.

  • The womb and womb cancer

    The womb (uterus) is a pear-shaped organ where a baby is carried during pregnancy. The most common type of womb cancer is endometrial cancer.

  • What is cancer?

    Cancer develops when the normal workings of a cell go wrong and the cell becomes abnormal.

  • Symptoms of womb cancer

    Find information about the symptoms of womb cancer and when you should go and see your GP.

Venus's story

Hear Venus talk about her experience of uterine cancer, including diagnosis, treatment and the support she received.

Read Venus's story

Venus's story

Hear Venus talk about her experience of uterine cancer, including diagnosis, treatment and the support she received.

Read Venus's story