stage I endometrial cancer

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Cancer is found in the uterus only. Stage I is divided into stages IA and IB, based on how far the cancer has spread. In stage IA, cancer is in the endometrium only or less than halfway through the myometrium (muscle layer of the uterus). In stage IB, cancer has spread halfway or more into the myometrium.

Definition from: Cancer.gov

Stage IA and stage IB endometrial cancer. In stage IA, cancer is in the endometrium only or less than halfway through the myometrium (the muscle layer of the uterus). In stage IB, cancer has spread halfway or more into the myometrium.Estadio IA y estadio IB del cáncer de endometrio. En el estadio IA, el cáncer está solamente en el endometrio o a menos de la mitad de camino a través del miometrio (capa muscular del útero). En el estadio IB, el cáncer se diseminó hasta la mitad o más del miometrio. Date last modified: 2012-10-17Endometrial Cancer TreatmentCáncer de endometrio: Tratamiento