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CancerBro - Uterine Cancer Forum, Uterine Cancer Group and Support Community
Ravana
Posted on Aug. 30, 2019, 3:30 p.m.
Hii ladies, I am fighting stage 2 uterine cancer. Right now, I am living with my boyfriend who says that he can't take care of me because of his job and I should move in with my parents. His behavi... read more
smderoos
Posted on July 30, 2019, 4:15 a.m.
Just had my 6th chemotherapy yesterday. I was excited to know it’s the last but upon discharge the resident doctor informed me that my oncologist wants to add an additional cycle. Has anyone had ex... read more
Harley
Posted on July 29, 2019, 12:14 p.m.
My grandma has recently been diagnosed with stage 2 uterine cancer. I live with my mother in a foreign country and I will not be able to visit her anytime soon due to my exams. I recently Skyped he... read more
smderoos
Posted on July 22, 2019, 6:11 p.m.
Hi, I was diagnosed with endometrial cancer stage IIIC last March and underwent hysterectomy and now going through chemotherapy. I am 35 years and was just married last year. No children but I am g... read more
Ataylor0426
Posted on July 18, 2019, 10:28 p.m.
Diagnosis was endometrial cancer at 39. Almost zero warning signs, but i knew something was wrong.I had to undergo a full hysterectomy. My pathology report came back I had lynch syndrome. A swollen... read more
Neolle
Posted on July 17, 2019, 4:30 p.m.
Last night, my elder sister called me and told that she has been diagnosed with uterine cancer. She is 39 years old and married to a handsome man and mother of 2 boys. It feels really awful and the... read more
Aloka
Posted on July 13, 2019, 12:09 p.m.
I am 30 years old married woman with 2 daughters. A week ago, I had an endometrial biopsy and blood work. I have another ultrasound next week to see if I have cancer. The wait is just killing me. J... read more
Kanika
Posted on July 1, 2019, 1:38 p.m.
Hii everyone, I am fighting uterine cancer and on chemo right now. No children so I mourn even more. There is no zeal left to live the remaining life as I have no one by my side. Feeling hopeless!
UterineCancerBro
Posted on June 28, 2019, 3:02 p.m.
Being a cancer FIGHTER, there are always a lot of questions and doubts in our mind. And who can answer them better than a SURVIVOR. So all the FIGHTERS in the group can ask what's there in their m... read more
colleen
Posted on June 25, 2019, 11:54 a.m.
Hii Everyone, last week my mother in law was diagnosed with Serous Adenocarcinoma which has very low survival rate as it is an aggressive form of cancer. Her tumor has spread to the abdomen, liver,... read more

Welcome to our Uterine Cancer Forum or Support Group

The CancerBro Uterine cancer forum is an online support group for anyone dealing with endometrial or uterine cancer. Community members share help, support, and information related to any aspect of uterine cancer from diagnosis to treatment side effects. 

Our support community offers a safe and secure place for women to discuss their concerns, share their feelings, personal stories, and experiences with the ability to interact and communicate efficiently. 

Whether you are a caregiver, recently diagnosed with uterine cancer, or undergoing treatment join our social media platform to be a part of the family where each member supports one another in the journey.

About Uterine Cancer:

Uterine or Endometrial cancer is the most common cancer of the female reproductive system in which malignant cells are formed in the uterus. According to American Cancer Society, there will be approximately about 61,880 new cases of uterine cancer in the United States (2019). 

 

Types of uterine cancer:

  1. Endometrial adenocarcinoma: It is the most common form of uterine cancer (approximately 80% of all cases) which starts developing in the endometrium glands. 

  2. Papillary serous carcinoma: It is an aggressive form of uterine cancer (approximately 5% of all cases) with high recurrence rate even if diagnosed at an early stage. 

  3. Uterine sarcoma: In this uterine cancer, the malignant cells starts growing in myometrium (uterine muscle wall). It also represents approximately 5% of all uterine cancer cases. 
     
  4. Adenosquamous carcinoma: This type of uterine cancer tumor contains two types of cells: squamous cells and gland cells. It constitute 10% of all uterine cancer cases.

 

Risk factors of uterine cancer:

  1. Early menarche/late menopause. 
  2. Hormone replacement therapy.
  3. Radiation exposure.
  4. Obesity
  5. Family history
  6. Genetic alterations
  7. Tamoxifen therapy

 

Symptoms of uterine cancer:

  1. Pain in lower abdomen.
  2. Unusual vaginal discharge. 
  3. Unexplained weight loss. 
  4. Abnormal urinal bleeding. 

Raising uterine cancer awareness is important to save the lives of our beloved sisters. We are working on this mission and share awareness posts daily on our social media profiles. Also, we have a team of doctors and medical writers who blogs on a regular basis to share new information which is useful for our community members and any one who is dealing with this disease.

Community Guidelines:

  1. If you are new to the community, then please introduce yourself to other members. In the Introduction post - you can share about your diagnosis, any experience or story, and what you expect from the support group. 
  2. If you want to stay anonymous, then please do not share any personal information anywhere in the website. You can read more about your privacy controls here
  3. Be kind to others and any use of foul or abusive language is strictly prohibited. 
  4. Do not spam the community with self promotional posts. 
  5. Do not spam other community members with excessive friend requests and personal messages. 
  6. Do not consider any information in the forum as medical opinion. 

Read other community guidelines and terms & conditions here