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Endometrial Cancer Diagnosis Research: Mayo Clinic researchers: Vaginal microbes point toward early detection and screening for endometrial cancer

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(SOURCE: MAYO CLINIC) – Endometrial cancer triggers remain elusive, despite continued research. But given the typical inflammatory profile in these cases, microbes in the uterine environment are suspected to play a role in the development of this disease. To probe the microbes directly within the uterine environment and examine how these microbes could influence cancer within […]

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Endometrial Cancer Diagnosis News: Endometrial Cancer Mutations Are Detectable In Uterine Lavage Fluid Before A Cancer Is Diagnosed

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(SOURCE: THE MOUNT SINAI HOSPITAL / MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE) –  Mutations that have been linked to endometrial cancer can be found in the uterine lavage fluid of pre- and post-menopausal women both with and without detectable cancer, according to a study published in PLOS Medicine by John Martignetti, MD, PhD of the Icahn School […]

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Uterine Cancer Research News: Early Surgery Increases Risk of Death for Some Uterine Cancer Patients, Penn Study Finds

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(SOURCE: UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA SCHOOL OF MEDICINE) – Delaying surgery after a diagnosis of uterine cancer can increase a women’s risk of death, but operating too soon can be just as detrimental for some, Penn Medicine physicians report in a new study published in the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. In the study, women who […]