A review of the surgical procedures used in the treatment of endometrial cancer.
A hysterectomy is a surgical procedure that is done to remove the uterus and is often used in cancer treatments.
An oophorectomy is a surgical procedure that is done alone or in combination with another procedure, such as a hysterectomy, to remove the ovaries.
A dilation and curettage (D&C) is a surgical procedure in which the uterine cervix is dilated for the purpose of tissue removal.
Overview of this surgical procedure used in the treatment of advanced gynecologic cancers.
An introduction to radiation therapy for gynecological cancers and the potential side effects.
Brachytherapy is a type of internal radiation that can be used for cervical or endometrial (uterine) cancer treatment and is typically done using a “tandem and ovoid” applicator or a “tandem and ring” applicator.
Lymphedema is when fluid (lymph) collects anywhere in your body and causes swelling (edema).