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Pelvic exam for uterine cancer

Pelvic exam for uterine cancer

A pelvic exam is typically used early in the diagnosis of uterine cancer to check for lumps that need to be examined further with advanced imaging technology.

What is a pelvic exam?

During a pelvic exam the doctor will manually examine the abdomen and pelvic area for any nodules or bumps, which are explored in greater detail with imaging technology.