Endometrial cancer killed actress/singer Dixie Carter, age 70. Her shocking death this weekend has a lot of women searching the web to find out more about this disease.
Here’s what we found out:
Prolonged periods or bleeding between periods
An abnormal, nonbloody discharge from your vagina
Pain during intercourse
Unintended weight loss
When to see a doctor Because endometrial cancer is most curable the earlier it’s detected, see your doctor if you experience any of those signs Many of the same symptoms may be associated with noncancerous (benign) conditions, such as vaginal infections, uterine fibroids or uterine polyps. But it’s very important to bring them to the attention of your doctor. Follow Zap2it and Zap2it on Facebook for the latest celeb news and buzz. More Dixie Carter news Dixie Carter: What caused her death?
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