The dataset has been developed for the pathology reporting of resection specimens of endometrial cancers, including carcinosarcomas. It is not applicable for small endometrial biopsy specimens. Haematopoietic neoplasms, mesenchymal neoplasms, adenosarcomas, malignant melanomas, other non-epithelial malignancies and metastatic tumours are excluded from this dataset. Adenosarcoma and other mesenchymal neoplasms are included in the ICCR dataset for uterine malignant and potentially malignant mesenchymal tumours.
This dataset was developed with the kind support of the International Society of Gynecological Pathologists (ISGyP).
Minor update to the 4th edition – Version 4.1 August 2021
4th edition – August 2021. The 4th edition of the ICCR Endometrial cancer dataset includes changes to align the dataset with the World Health Organization (WHO) Classification of Tumours, Female Genital Tumours, 5th edition, 2020. The ICCR dataset includes 5th edition Corrigenda, June 2021.
3rd edition – July 2017. Updated following the publication of the 8th edition of TNM staging. Other minor updates were also included.
2nd edition – May 2015. Updated following the publication of the WHO Classification of Endometrial Cancers 2015. Other minor updates were also included.
1st edition – November 2013. Developed as part of the initial pilot project in 2011-2012.
The 4th edition of the dataset for Endometrial cancer was developed by the following international team:
Authors of previous editions of this dataset are available here