Expression of adiponectin, leptin, and their receptors in ovarian endometrioma.

OBJECTIVE To evaluate the expression of leptin, leptin receptor (ObR), adiponectin, and adiponectin receptor (AdipoR) in ovarian endometriomas compared with normal endometrium, and to analyze relationships among adipokines and their receptors. DESIGN Experimental study. SETTING A clinic for the treatment of endometriosis and basic research laboratories… CONTINUE READING