What is endometrial cancer?

Endometrial cancer occurs when cells in the inner lining of the uterus (endometrium) start to grow abnormally. This type of cancer usually takes years to develop.

There are two types of cancer in the uterus, endometrial cancer and uterine cancer, and endometrial cancer is the most common.

Endometrial cancer treatment

A diagnosis of endometrial cancer can be overwhelming, but our dedicated team of experts at Baylor Scott & White Health will apply advanced medicine, treatments and research to bring hope and healing to you and your loved ones.

Your treatment plan will be determined by your care team based on age, medical history, type and stage of endometrial cancer, and personal preferences.

Endometrial treatment options may include:

Find cancer support

We have an entire network of support resources designed just for you across Texas—from diagnosis to after you finish cancer treatment. Whether it’s coordinating your care or connecting you with other survivors, we’ll arm you with support for your fight.

Get started today by contacting a patient navigator or exploring one of our many programs.

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