To help doctors provide their patients with the highest quality care, the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) issued an endorsement of a guideline developed in 2014 by the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO). This guideline provides recommendations for using radiation therapy after surgery for endometrial cancer.
Understanding endometrial cancer
Endometrial cancer is a type of cancer that starts in a woman’s uterus. The uterus has three sections:
The narrow, lower portion called the cervix