Immunohistochemical analysis of estrogen and progesterone receptors in endometrium and peritoneal endometriosis: a new quantitative method.


OBJECTIVE To evaluate estrogen receptors (ER) and progesterone receptors (PR) content in glandular and stromal cells of eutopic and ectopic endometrium. DESIGN A recently advanced stereographic computer technology was applied for the investigation of steroid receptors. SETTING University hospital department of gynecology. PATIENTS Biopsies of… (More)