Aromatase inhibitor treatment limits progression of peritoneal endometriosis in baboons.

@article{Langoi2013AromataseIT,
  title={Aromatase inhibitor treatment limits progression of peritoneal endometriosis in baboons.},
  author={David Langoi and Mary Ellen G Pavone and Bilgin Gurates and Daniel Chai and Asgerally T. Fazleabas and Serdar E. Bulun},
  journal={Fertility and sterility},
  year={2013},
  volume={99 3},
  pages={656-662.e3}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the effect of inhibiting aromatase activity on endometrial lesion growth and aromatase expression in a baboon model of induced endometriosis. DESIGN Prospective study. SETTING Primate research institute. ANIMAL(S) Sixteen olive baboons. INTERVENTION(S) Sixteen olive baboons with induced endometriosis were examined with laparoscopy 10 months after disease inoculation. Animals in group 1 (n = 10) were treated with 1.25 mg/d of the aromatase inhibitor (AI) letrozole… CONTINUE READING
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