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Uterine Cancer (cont.)

Treatment Options for Recurrent Endometrial Cancer

Treatment of recurrent endometrial cancer may include the following:

  • Radiation therapy as palliative therapy to relieve symptoms and improve the patient's quality of life.
  • Hormone therapy.
  • Combination chemotherapy with or without biologic therapy.
  • Clinical trials of targeted therapy.
  • Clinical trials of chemotherapy.

Talk with your doctor about clinical trials that may be right for you.

SOURCE:

United States. National Cancer Institute. National Institutes of Health. "Endometrial Cancer Treatment." July 14, 2016. <https://www.cancer.gov/types/uterine/patient/endometrial-treatment-pdq>.


Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 11/15/2016

Source: MedicineNet.com
http://www.medicinenet.com/uterine_cancer/article.htm

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