Coronavirus and cancer

We know it’s a worrying time for people with cancer, we have information to help. If you have symptoms of cancer contact your doctor.

Read our information about coronavirus and cancer


Learn about the possible symptoms of womb cancer and when to see your doctor.

Risks and causes

Womb cancer is the 4th most common cancer in women in the UK. We don't know what causes most womb cancers. But there are some factors that can increase your risk of developing it.


Find out about survival for womb cancer.

Getting diagnosed

Find out about how to get the most out of seeing your GP, what tests you might have, when you should see a specialist and screening.

Types and grades

The type of womb cancer you have depends on the type of cell the cancer started in. The grade gives doctors an idea of how fast growing the cancer is.


The stage of a cancer tells you how big it is and whether it has spread. This helps your doctor decide which treatment you need.


Your treatment depends on the type of womb cancer you have, how large it is and whether it has spread, and your general health.

Research and clinical trials

Find out about the latest UK research looking at womb cancer.

Living with womb cancer

Get support for after womb cancer treatment.

Advanced cancer

Read about advanced womb cancer, the different treatments and what support is available.

Last reviewed: 
23 Jan 2020

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