Late deaths from endometrial carcinoma.

  title={Late deaths from endometrial carcinoma.},
  author={G F de M{\^u}elenaere},
  journal={South African medical journal = Suid-Afrikaanse tydskrif vir geneeskunde},
  volume={50 17},
An analysis has been made of all the patients with endometrial carcinoma who were seen in our department between 1959 and 1968. A total of 155 patients with a minimum follow-up period of 5 years were evaluated. About 20% of the patients who die, do so more than 5 years after diagnosis and treatment of the primary cancer. A disconcertingly high incidence of… CONTINUE READING