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Mayo Clinic doctors have extensive experience treating many cases of endometrial cancer, as well as the other, rarer types of cancer that can affect the uterus, such as uterine sarcoma.

Mayo Clinic Cancer Center meets strict standards for a National Cancer Institute comprehensive cancer center, which recognizes scientific excellence and a multidisciplinary approach to cancer prevention, diagnosis and treatment.

May 26, 2016
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