is the number one in frequency of gynecological
in women and the fourth in frequency in women.
Had the highest incidence in women aged 60 or 70 years.
Women who suffer most are those in developed countries and 80% of them are already in
Less than 5% of cases of
occur in women under 40.
Exposure of the
long time to
hormones such as estrogen. The risk is 4 or 8 times that of the population of women not exposed.
Stein - Leventhal
. The ongoing stimulus that hormones have on the uterus when it fails to accommodate
been viewed as
Cycle Anovular: that is, or that women
not ovulate or that the
cycle of women
altered both in arrears or advances as in amount of
AND EXPOSURE TO
: have been associated with the
Other cancers IN THE
history of the emergence of other cancers, such as having
, colon or rectum. Having suffered
tumor, which originates in the layer of the granulosa.
Women who have advanced
maintain blood levels of estrogen than the usual, this being
risk factor for
of the uterus.
is curable if detected in time, fortunately, the most
are easier to detect through simple tests.
The control of
of the uterus is carried out by means of smear on average every 6 months or
year, as indicated by the
It should carry out this study after the start of the
Early diagnosis of
of the uterus: 1. Exploration pelvis.
Every 3 years between 20 - 40 years.
Annually over 40 years.
2. Cytology in
in high - risk groups.
3. High risk:
Other factors of prevention include:
Pregnancies are carried to term.
When the onset of
(menarche) occurs above 15 years.
The use of oral contraceptives.
it may seem
contradiction in the use of snuff in women who have undergone
been described as
protective factor, or at least is associated with
lower incidence of
of the uterus.
The combination of chemotherapy and rays may reduce the risk of death by half.
The surgery is routine treatment for the early stages of
in the cervix. The beam therapy is used when the evil
The medicines make the tumor more vulnerable to lightning and takes less force to recover from the damage.
drug usually used in chemotherapy, works better in combination with the beam therapy.
Side effects of combination therapy include nausea, vomiting and
level much higher than that experienced by women who are subjected only to beam therapy.