Gynecology - Cancer and Women - Endometrial Cancer
Endometrial Cancer (Cancer of the lining of the uterus)
Endometrial cancer is an abnormal growth of cells in the lining of the uterus. It is the most common type of uterine cancer. The uterus (womb) is the muscular organ at the top of the vagina. Babies develop in the uterus, and menstrual blood comes from the uterus.
Uterine cancer is one of the most common cancers among women. It occurs most often in women between the ages of 50 and 70.