Effect of previous hormone replacement therapy on endometrial polyps during menopause.

@article{Maia2004EffectOP,
  title={Effect of previous hormone replacement therapy on endometrial polyps during menopause.},
  author={Hugo Michel Camara Azevedo Maia and Am{\'e}lia Maltez and Eduardo Studard and C{\'e}lia Athayde and Elsimar Metzker Coutinho},
  journal={Gynecological endocrinology : the official journal of the International Society of Gynecological Endocrinology},
  year={2004},
  volume={18 6},
  pages={299-304}
}
The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) on the expression of Ki-67, bcl-2 and c-erb.B2 in endometrial polyps during menopause. Sixteen patients using HRT and 24 untreated controls with endometrial polyps were enrolled in this study. Polypectomy was carried out by hysteroscopy. The presence of c-erb.B2, bcl-2 and… CONTINUE READING