Increased expression of endoglin in the eutopic endometrium of women with endometriosis.

@article{Kim2001IncreasedEO,
  title={Increased expression of endoglin in the eutopic endometrium of women with endometriosis.},
  author={S Kim and Young Min Choi and Hee Dong Chae and Kyu Rae Kim and Chung Hoon Kim and Byung Moon Kang},
  journal={Fertility and sterility},
  year={2001},
  volume={76 5},
  pages={918-22}
}
OBJECTIVE To compare the angiogenic activities of endothelial cells in the eutopic endometrium of women with and without endometriosis. DESIGN Vessels with active angiogenesis were identified using the monoclonal antibody to endoglin. SETTING University department of obstetrics and gynecology. PATIENT(S) Twenty women with histologically confirmed endometriosis after laparotomy or laparoscopy. Women with carcinoma in situ of uterine cervix, but no evidence of endometriosis (n = 20), served… CONTINUE READING

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