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Uterine Sarcoma Stages

Chest X-ray
A chest x-ray is an x-ray of the organs and bones inside the chest. An x-ray is a type of energy beam that can go through the body and onto film, making a picture of areas inside the body.
Blood Chemistry Studies
A blood chemistry study is a procedure in which a blood sample is checked to measure the amounts of certain substances released into the blood by organs and tissues in the body. An unusual (higher or lower than normal) amount of a substance can be a sign of disease in the organ or tissue that produces it.
CA 125 Assay
A CA 125 assay is a test that is used to measure the level of CA 125 in the blood. CA 125 is a substance that is released by cells into the bloodstream. An increased CA 125 level can be a sign of cancer or other condition.
A cystoscopy is a procedure that is used to look inside the bladder and urethra to check for abnormal areas. In this procedure a cystoscope (a thin, lighted tube) is inserted through the urethra into the bladder, tissue samples may be taken for biopsy.
A sigmoidoscopy is a procedure that is used to look inside the rectum and sigmoid (lower) colon for polyps, abnormal areas, or cancer. In this procedure, a sigmoidoscope (a thin, lighted tube) is inserted through the rectum into the sigmoid colon and polyps or tissue samples may be taken for biopsy.
Barium Enema
A barium enema is a test involving a series of x-rays that are taken of the lower gastrointestinal tract. A liquid that contains barium (a silver-white metallic compound) will be put into the rectum and will coat the lower gastrointestinal tract. This procedure is also called a lower gastrointestinal (GI) series.
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