Endometrial cancer


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Cancer that forms in tissues of the uterus (the small, hollow, pear-shaped organ in a woman's pelvis in which a fetus develops). Two types of uterine cancer are endometrial cancer and uterine sarcoma. Endometrial cancer is cancer that begins in cells lining the uterus. Uterine sarcoma is a rare cancer that begins in muscle or other tissues in the uterus.