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ECEuropean Community (archaic; European Union is preferred)
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ECEssentiality Code
ECEdge Coupled
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ECExempli Causa (Latin: For Example)
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ECEvansville Chrysler (ammunition headstamp)
ECExternal Carrier
ECExercise Countermeasure
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ECExplosives Chemistry
ECExpedited Cleanup
ECEvening Core (shift)
ECEngagement Controller
ECEmitter Count
ECLondon Eastern Central (postcode, United Kingdom)
ECEnemy/Electromagnetic Capability
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In the RCGPOC study of 46,000 women, the RR of endometrial cancer among current and recent users of COCs was 0.
Blood specimens were collected from the patients in the endometrial cancer group and the benign uterine diseases group prior to treatment.
Furthermore, in this report we have structured the information on epidemiology of endometrial cancer in the world.
sp=true) Reuters has reported  that postmenopausal women could experience this benefit, perhaps, because "cigarette smoking exerts an anti-estrogen effect" and endometrial cancer has been linked to exposure to estrogen.
The lymphatic drainage of the endometrium is complex, and unlike vulvar or breast cancer, endometrial cancer is less accessible for peritumoral injection.
Endometrial cancer patients whose tumors no longer express progesterone receptors are not candidates for progestin-based therapy.
The report reviews pipeline therapeutics for Endometrial Cancer by companies and universities/research institutes based on information derived from company and industry-specific sources
Abnormal uterine bleeding is the most common presenting symptom of endometrial cancer.
In summary, our findings suggest that use of bisphosphonates is modestly associated with reduced endometrial cancer risk, a finding consistent with the inverse association between use of this medication and breast cancer risk," wrote Dr.
After accounting for factors including age race history of hormone therapy use smoking status and body mass index bisphosphonate users were half as likely to develop endometrial cancer.
Additionally, women were excluded if diagnosed with endometrial cancer in situ (n = 21) and sarcoma (n = 10) during follow up.
A number of biological mechanisms link obesity to endometrial cancer.