Endometrial cancer starts in the endometrium, the inner lining of the uterus (womb). Thanks to advances in detection and treatment, more than 500,000 women are survivors of this cancer.
Whether you’re worried about developing endometrial cancer, making decisions about treatment, or trying to stay well after treatment, we can help. Find detailed information in our Detailed Guide, or get a shorter, simpler version in our Overview Guide.
Learn about the causes of endometrial cancer and what you might be able to do to help lower your risk.
If you are facing endometrial cancer, we can help you learn about your treatment options and possible side effects, and point you to information and services to help you get through treatment and live well afterward.
The American Cancer Society is committed to relentlessly pursuing the answers that will save lives from endometrial cancer. In fact, the Society has been a part of nearly every major cancer research breakthrough in recent history.
Read about the latest developments in endometrial cancer.