Endometrial cancer in Thai women aged 45 years or younger.

@article{Hanprasertpong2008EndometrialCI,
  title={Endometrial cancer in Thai women aged 45 years or younger.},
  author={Jitti Hanprasertpong and Suchada Sakolprakraikij and A. R. Geater},
  journal={Asian Pacific journal of cancer prevention : APJCP},
  year={2008},
  volume={9 1},
  pages={58-62}
}
The aim of this retrospective study was to clarify the clinopathologic profile of endometrial cancers in women aged 45 years or younger. All patients with histopathologically confirmed endometrial cancer treated at Songklanagarind Hospital from 1996-2005 were included. Of the 51 identified, 40 (78.4%) were in stage I, 7 (13.7%) in stage II, and 4 (7.8%) in stage III. The age range was 25-45 years (median 41) with a body mass index ranging from 17.6-44.2 (median 27.2). Eighty one percent… CONTINUE READING