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Outcomes of conservative therapy for young women with early endometrial adenocarcinoma.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  19962142     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Four of six patients with endometrial cancer had initial response to progesterone therapy and obtained complete response; three among them had successful pregnancies with three live births. The results suggest that progesterone therapy, combined with assisted reproductive technology, provides more chance of carrying a full-term pregnancy for patients with endometrial adenocarcinoma.
Yuyan Mao; Xiaoyun Wan; Yaxia Chen; Weiguo Lv; Xing Xie
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article     Date:  2009-12-03
Journal Detail:
Title:  Fertility and sterility     Volume:  93     ISSN:  1556-5653     ISO Abbreviation:  Fertil. Steril.     Publication Date:  2010 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-01-27     Completed Date:  2010-02-22     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0372772     Medline TA:  Fertil Steril     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  283-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
Copyright Information:
Copyright 2010 American Society for Reproductive Medicine. Published by Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.
Department of Gynecologic Oncology, Women's Hospital, School of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, People's Republic of China.
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MeSH Terms
Adenocarcinoma / drug therapy*,  pathology,  physiopathology
Antineoplastic Agents, Hormonal / therapeutic use*
Endometrial Neoplasms / drug therapy*,  pathology,  physiopathology
Fertility / drug effects*
Medroxyprogesterone Acetate / therapeutic use*
Megestrol Acetate / therapeutic use*
Neoplasm Staging
Pregnancy Outcome
Reproductive Techniques, Assisted*
Retrospective Studies
Treatment Outcome
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Antineoplastic Agents, Hormonal; 51154-23-5/Megestrol Acetate; 71-58-9/Medroxyprogesterone Acetate

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