Cell proliferation is increased in the endometrium of women with endometriosis.

  title={Cell proliferation is increased in the endometrium of women with endometriosis.},
  author={Melvin Wingfield and Anne M. Macpherson and David Lindsay Healy and Peter A. W. Rogers},
  journal={Fertility and sterility},
  volume={64 2},
OBJECTIVE To compare the proliferation of endothelial, epithelial, and stromal cells in the endometrium of women with endometriosis and normal controls. DESIGN Proliferating cells were identified using the monoclonal antibody antiproliferating cell nuclear antigen. A second antibody (CD34) was used to identify endothelial cells (ECs). SETTING University Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. PATIENTS Women with laparoscopically proven endometriosis, n = 30. Controls were women with a… CONTINUE READING


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