F Machado-Linde, M L Sánchez-Ferrer, P Cascales, A Torroba, R Orozco, Y Silva Sánchez, A Nieto, G Fiol
PURPOSE OF INVESTIGATION: To determine the prevalence of endometriosis in patients with epithelial ovarian cancer and explore the differences between women with endometrioid and clear-cell histologic subtypes with and without associated endometriosis. MATERIALS AND METHODS: The medical charts of 496 patients with epithelial ovarian cancer at the Hospital Virgin de la Arrixaca (Murcia, Spain) between 1971 and 2010 were reviewed. RESULTS: Endometriosis was present in 27 (5...
2015: European Journal of Gynaecological Oncology
Shu Wang, Lin Qiu, Jing He Lang, Keng Shen, Jia Xin Yang, Hui Fang Huang, Ling Ya Pan, Ming Wu
OBJECTIVES: To explore the differences between women with endometriosis associated ovarian cancer and typical epithelial ovarian cancer. STUDY DESIGN: The medical charts of total 226 patients with epithelial ovarian cancer treated at Peking Union Medical College Hospital between March 2011 and March 2012 were reviewed. Histology evaluation determined endometriosis associated ovarian cancer (n = 17) or non-endometriosis associated ovarian cancer (n = 209). RESULTS: Compared with non-endometriosis associated ovarian cancer, patients with endometriosis associated ovarian cancer were proved: (1) to be younger and more likely to be premenopausal at diagnosis of epithelial ovarian cancer (P = ...
May 2013: American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Ao Li, Xiao-Yu Xu, Hui Wang, Gang Chen
OBJECTIVE: To explore the mechanism of inhibitory effect of SLW on estrogen production by endometrial cells of endometriosis. METHOD: After the model of eutopic primary cultured endometrial cells of endometiosis and hysteromyoma in vitro was successfully established, the changes of steroidgenic factor-1 (SF-1), chicken ovalbumin upstream-transcription factor (COUP-TF), 17-beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase 1 (17-beta-HSD1) and 17-beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase 2 (17-beta-HSD2) mRNA were detected by RT-PCR before and after treatment of medicated serum of SLW...
March 2008: Zhongguo Zhong Yao za Zhi, Zhongguo Zhongyao Zazhi, China Journal of Chinese Materia Medica
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