The uterus is an organ of the female reproductive system. It’s shaped like an upside-down pear and has thick walls. The uterus’s main function is to house and nourish a fetus until
it’s MeSH: D004717TA: A09.1.03.027Part of: UterusLatin: tunica mucosa uteri Author: Elsa Author: Matej Gololicic Endometrial Cancer. Create healthcare diagrams like this example called Endometrial Cancer in minutes with SmartDraw. SmartDraw includes 1000s of professional healthcare and anatomy chart templates that you can modify and make your own. The cervix is a cylinder-shaped neck of tissue that connects the vagina and uterus. Located at the lowermost portion of the uterus, the cervix is composed primarily of fibromuscular tissue. There Diagram. Loading images Figure 1 Figure 1: etiology. Metastatic Theory. Transplantation of endometrial tissue from the uterus to an ectopic location Most widely accepted mechanism is retrograde menstruation but other theories include lymphovascular spread & iatrogenic implantation Shed endometrium releases substances that induce Feb 21, 2019 · To date endometrium, should see
surface endometrium, but date based on most advanced area Must biopsy uterine corpus above the level of the isthmus; must also biopsy functionalis as basalis layer does not respond to progesterone Symptoms: Vaginal bleeding, pain with urination or sexual
intercourse, pelvic painUsual onset: After menopauseTreatment: Abdominal hysterectomy, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, hormone therapyDeaths: 89,900 (2015) sup],, Serous adenocarcinoma of endometrium is a Type 2 endometrium
cancer, and it is widely considered to develop from endometrial intraepithelial carcinoma, which is related to malignant transformation of the endometrial surface epithelium (such as a benign endometrial polyp).