Metastatic lesions from prostate cancer do not express oestrogen and progesterone receptors.


Oestrogen receptors (ER) and progesterone receptors (PR) have been reported by several authors in the stromal cells of the human prostate. Controversial results exist on the expression of ER and PR in epithelial cells of the prostate. Some recent publications, in contrast to previous findings, have suggested that these receptors are also present in human… (More)