Keeping serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels around 40 ng/mL might reduce risk by 25% and increase survival after diagnosis.
Endometrial cancer is one of the approximately 20 vitamin D-sensitive types of cancer. The evidence comes largely from ecological (geographical) studies of endometrial cancer mortality rates.
Based on analogy with results for breast and colorectal cancer, it seems that keeping serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels above 40 ng/mL would reduce risk by 25% and increase survival after diagnosis.
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