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Endometrial Carcinoma
Maryam Rezvani, MD; Sandra J. Allison, MD
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Overview

  • General Comments

    • Classification

      Pathology

      • Routes Spread

        • General Features

          • Microscopic Features

            Imaging Findings

            • Detection

              • Staging

                • Restaging

                  Clinical Issues

                  • Presentation

                    • Cancer History

                      • Treatment Options

                        Reporting Checklist

                        • T Staging

                          • N Staging

                            • M Staging

                              Selected References

                              1. American Cancer Society: What are the key statistics about endometrial cancer? http://www.cancer.org/cancer/endometrialcancer/detailedguide/endometrial-uterine-cancer-key-statistics. Accessed July 23, 2014
                              2. National Cancer Institute: Endometrial cancer. http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/endometrial. Accessed July 13, 2014
                              3. He H et al: MRI is highly specific in determining primary cervical versus endometrial cancer when biopsy results are inconclusive. Clin Radiol. 68(11):1107-13, 2013
                              4. Nougaret S et al: Pearls and pitfalls in MRI of gynecologic malignancy with diffusion-weighted technique. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 200(2):261-76, 2013
                              5. Sala E et al: The added role of MR imaging in treatment stratification of patients with gynecologic malignancies: what the radiologist needs to know. Radiology. 266(3):717-40, 2013
                              6. Wakefield JC et al: New MR techniques in gynecologic cancer. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 200(2):249-60, 2013
                              7. Beddy P et al: FIGO staging system for endometrial cancer: added benefits of MR imaging. Radiographics. 32(1):241-54, 2012
                              8. Koskas M et al: Safety of uterine and/or ovarian preservation in young women with grade 1 intramucous endometrial adenocarcinoma: a comparison of survival according to the extent of surgery. Fertil Steril. 98(5):1229-35, 2012
                              9. Makihara N et al: Large cell neuroendocrine carcinoma originating from the uterine endometrium: a report on magnetic resonance features of 2 cases with very rare and aggressive tumor. Rare Tumors. 4(3):e37, 2012
                              10. American Joint Committee on Cancer: AJCC Cancer Staging Manual. 7th ed. New York: Springer. 403-18, 2010
                              11. Basu S et al: PET and PET-CT imaging of gynecological malignancies: present role and future promise. Expert Rev Anticancer Ther. 9(1):75-96, 2009
                              12. Bernardini MQ et al: Issues surrounding lymphadenectomy in the management of endometrial cancer. J Surg Oncol. 99(4):232-41, 2009
                              13. De Gaetano AM et al: Imaging of gynecologic malignancies with FDG PET-CT: case examples, physiologic activity, and pitfalls. Abdom Imaging. 34(6):696-711, 2009
                              14. Grigsby PW: Role of PET in gynecologic malignancy. Curr Opin Oncol. 21(5):420-4, 2009
                              15. Holalkere NS et al: Issues in imaging malignant neoplasms of the female reproductive system. Curr Probl Diagn Radiol. 38(1):1-16, 2009
                              16. Peungjesada S et al: Magnetic resonance imaging of endometrial carcinoma. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 33(4):601-8, 2009
                              17. Whittaker CS et al: Diffusion-weighted MR imaging of female pelvic tumors: a pictorial review. Radiographics. 29(3):759-74; discussion 774-8, 2009
                              18. Bakkum-Gamez JN et al: Current issues in the management of endometrial cancer. Mayo Clin Proc. 83(1):97-112, 2008
                              19. Selman TJ et al: A systematic review of tests for lymph node status in primary endometrial cancer. BMC Womens Health. 8:8, 2008
                              20. Sorosky JI: Endometrial cancer. Obstet Gynecol. 111(2 Pt 1):436-47, 2008
                              21. Akin O et al: Imaging of uterine cancer. Radiol Clin North Am. 45(1):167-82, 2007
                              22. Iyer RB et al: PET/CT and cross sectional imaging of gynecologic malignancy. Cancer Imaging. 7 Spec No A:S130-8, 2007
                              23. Sala E et al: MRI of malignant neoplasms of the uterine corpus and cervix. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 188(6):1577-87, 2007
                              24. Barwick TD et al: Imaging of endometrial adenocarcinoma. Clin Radiol. 61(7):545-55, 2006
                              25. Brown MA et al: MR imaging of malignant uterine disease. Magn Reson Imaging Clin N Am. 14(4):455-69, v-vi, 2006
                              26. Messiou C et al: MR staging of endometrial carcinoma. Clin Radiol. 61(10):822-32, 2006
                              27. Amant F et al: Endometrial cancer. Lancet. 366(9484):491-505, 2005
                              28. Ascher SM et al: Imaging of cancer of the endometrium. Radiol Clin North Am. 40(3):563-76, 2002
                              29. Kinkel K et al: Radiologic staging in patients with endometrial cancer: a meta-analysis. Radiology. 212(3):711-8, 1999
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                              References
                              Tables

                              Tables

                              Overview

                              • General Comments

                                • Classification

                                  Pathology

                                  • Routes Spread

                                    • General Features

                                      • Microscopic Features

                                        Imaging Findings

                                        • Detection

                                          • Staging

                                            • Restaging

                                              Clinical Issues

                                              • Presentation

                                                • Cancer History

                                                  • Treatment Options

                                                    Reporting Checklist

                                                    • T Staging

                                                      • N Staging

                                                        • M Staging

                                                          Selected References

                                                          1. American Cancer Society: What are the key statistics about endometrial cancer? http://www.cancer.org/cancer/endometrialcancer/detailedguide/endometrial-uterine-cancer-key-statistics. Accessed July 23, 2014
                                                          2. National Cancer Institute: Endometrial cancer. http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/endometrial. Accessed July 13, 2014
                                                          3. He H et al: MRI is highly specific in determining primary cervical versus endometrial cancer when biopsy results are inconclusive. Clin Radiol. 68(11):1107-13, 2013
                                                          4. Nougaret S et al: Pearls and pitfalls in MRI of gynecologic malignancy with diffusion-weighted technique. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 200(2):261-76, 2013
                                                          5. Sala E et al: The added role of MR imaging in treatment stratification of patients with gynecologic malignancies: what the radiologist needs to know. Radiology. 266(3):717-40, 2013
                                                          6. Wakefield JC et al: New MR techniques in gynecologic cancer. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 200(2):249-60, 2013
                                                          7. Beddy P et al: FIGO staging system for endometrial cancer: added benefits of MR imaging. Radiographics. 32(1):241-54, 2012
                                                          8. Koskas M et al: Safety of uterine and/or ovarian preservation in young women with grade 1 intramucous endometrial adenocarcinoma: a comparison of survival according to the extent of surgery. Fertil Steril. 98(5):1229-35, 2012
                                                          9. Makihara N et al: Large cell neuroendocrine carcinoma originating from the uterine endometrium: a report on magnetic resonance features of 2 cases with very rare and aggressive tumor. Rare Tumors. 4(3):e37, 2012
                                                          10. American Joint Committee on Cancer: AJCC Cancer Staging Manual. 7th ed. New York: Springer. 403-18, 2010
                                                          11. Basu S et al: PET and PET-CT imaging of gynecological malignancies: present role and future promise. Expert Rev Anticancer Ther. 9(1):75-96, 2009
                                                          12. Bernardini MQ et al: Issues surrounding lymphadenectomy in the management of endometrial cancer. J Surg Oncol. 99(4):232-41, 2009
                                                          13. De Gaetano AM et al: Imaging of gynecologic malignancies with FDG PET-CT: case examples, physiologic activity, and pitfalls. Abdom Imaging. 34(6):696-711, 2009
                                                          14. Grigsby PW: Role of PET in gynecologic malignancy. Curr Opin Oncol. 21(5):420-4, 2009
                                                          15. Holalkere NS et al: Issues in imaging malignant neoplasms of the female reproductive system. Curr Probl Diagn Radiol. 38(1):1-16, 2009
                                                          16. Peungjesada S et al: Magnetic resonance imaging of endometrial carcinoma. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 33(4):601-8, 2009
                                                          17. Whittaker CS et al: Diffusion-weighted MR imaging of female pelvic tumors: a pictorial review. Radiographics. 29(3):759-74; discussion 774-8, 2009
                                                          18. Bakkum-Gamez JN et al: Current issues in the management of endometrial cancer. Mayo Clin Proc. 83(1):97-112, 2008
                                                          19. Selman TJ et al: A systematic review of tests for lymph node status in primary endometrial cancer. BMC Womens Health. 8:8, 2008
                                                          20. Sorosky JI: Endometrial cancer. Obstet Gynecol. 111(2 Pt 1):436-47, 2008
                                                          21. Akin O et al: Imaging of uterine cancer. Radiol Clin North Am. 45(1):167-82, 2007
                                                          22. Iyer RB et al: PET/CT and cross sectional imaging of gynecologic malignancy. Cancer Imaging. 7 Spec No A:S130-8, 2007
                                                          23. Sala E et al: MRI of malignant neoplasms of the uterine corpus and cervix. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 188(6):1577-87, 2007
                                                          24. Barwick TD et al: Imaging of endometrial adenocarcinoma. Clin Radiol. 61(7):545-55, 2006
                                                          25. Brown MA et al: MR imaging of malignant uterine disease. Magn Reson Imaging Clin N Am. 14(4):455-69, v-vi, 2006
                                                          26. Messiou C et al: MR staging of endometrial carcinoma. Clin Radiol. 61(10):822-32, 2006
                                                          27. Amant F et al: Endometrial cancer. Lancet. 366(9484):491-505, 2005
                                                          28. Ascher SM et al: Imaging of cancer of the endometrium. Radiol Clin North Am. 40(3):563-76, 2002
                                                          29. Kinkel K et al: Radiologic staging in patients with endometrial cancer: a meta-analysis. Radiology. 212(3):711-8, 1999