Endometrial Cancer | Questions to Ask Your Doctor

  • I’ve gone through menopause and I’m still bleeding. Could I have endometrial cancer?
  • I have endometrial cancer. Is there a higher risk that my daughter could get it, too?
  • Will I have to have a hysterectomy?
  • If I have a hysterectomy, will I have to take hormones afterward?
  • How long will my treatment last?
  • I once took tamoxifen for breast cancer. Should I be tested for endometrial cancer on a regular basis?
  • How often after my treatment ends will I have to come in to see the doctor for follow-up exams?
  • What are some of the side effects of hysterectomy?

Written by familydoctor.org editorial staff

Reviewed/Updated: 02/14
Created: 01/95