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Surgeons operating. Close-up of the heads of two surgeons performing a hysterectomy (surgical removal of the uterus) on a woman with endometrial cancer. This form of cancer arises from the endometrium, the lining of the uterus. The surgeon at left is wearing a head-mounted light (surgical headlight) to provide illumination during the operation. Photographed at a cancer hospital.
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