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Uterine Cancer

Your Cancer Doesn’t Stand A Chance.

Uterine Cancer Care at Allegheny Health Network

Uterine cancer, also known as endometrial cancer or womb cancer, occurs most often in women over the age of 20. Abnormal vaginal bleeding is the most common symptom. For women who have already gone through menopause, any vaginal bleeding is considered abnormal and should be evaluated by a physician.

At the Allegheny Health Network Cancer Institute, your cancer is meant to be beaten. That’s because we have a system-wide program for women with cancer, extending from diagnosis to treatment to your follow-up care and support.

Uterine cancer (also called endometrial cancer) generally occurs in women over the age of 20. Of the two two primary types, endometrial is the more common, accounting for almost 95% of all cases. Uterine sarcoma is the other, rarer type and forms in the muscles or other uterine tissues.

No matter which type you have, as a patient of the Allegheny Health Network Cancer Institute, you get care from highly skilled doctors who use the most innovative approaches to treating uterine cancer.

In fact, seven of Allegheny Health Network Cancer Institute’s surgical and radiation oncology doctors were recognized in the May 2016 issue of Pittsburgh Magazine by Best Doctors, Inc. for being among the region’s best doctors in their respective fields.

To better set-up and coordinate your personalized treatment plan, our cancer care team, along with your 24/7 Care Navigator, will work to support your challenges, and help you better manage your emotions while listening to all of your concerns.

This combined focus accomplishes our simple mission: To deliver the highest quality resources, including a dedicated multidisciplinary team of cancer doctors, combined with innovative procedures, technologies and medicines, as well as effective research programs and clinical trials to demonstrate our total commitment to patient-centered care.

Click on the links below to learn more about how we diagnose and treat uterine cancer at the Allegheny Health Network Cancer Institute.

Diagnosing Uterine Cancer

Treating Uterine Cancer