Deciduogenic effect of prostaglandins in the pseudopregnant rabbit.

Intrauterine implants made of Silastic or wax and containing various additives, including prostaglandins (PGs), were used to characterize some of the factors involved in deciduogenesis in rabbits. Implants were inserted into uteri on Day 6 of pseudopregnancy and the response was assessed by light microscopy on Day 10. The surface area of decidual tissue in… (More)